The Resource Antiretroviral treatment in Sub-saharan Africa : challenges and prospects, editors, Getnet Tizazu Fetene and Rahel Mesfin

Antiretroviral treatment in Sub-saharan Africa : challenges and prospects, editors, Getnet Tizazu Fetene and Rahel Mesfin

Label
Antiretroviral treatment in Sub-saharan Africa : challenges and prospects
Title
Antiretroviral treatment in Sub-saharan Africa
Title remainder
challenges and prospects
Statement of responsibility
editors, Getnet Tizazu Fetene and Rahel Mesfin
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The introduction of antiretroviral therapy (ART) in middle and low income countries is arguably one of the most meaningful outcomes recorded in the fight against HIV and AIDS. A record number of some 6.2 million people living with HIV and AIDS are reported to be benefiting from the treatment, which is reported to have risen by 19 per cent between 2010 and 2011 and as a result of this, the region has also enjoyed a significant decline in AIDS mortality. This volume is the outcome of the ëcall for abstractsí put out by OSSREA in 2011 for senior researchers, social scientists and practitioners to
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
615.79240967
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC606.7
LC item number
.A57 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Antiretroviral treatment in Sub-saharan Africa : challenges and prospects, editors, Getnet Tizazu Fetene and Rahel Mesfin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Acronyms; CHAPTER ONE -- Introduction; CHAPTER TWO -- Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy in sub-Saharan Africa: Challenges and Prospects; Abstract; 2.1. Introduction; 2.2. Methods; 2.3. Findings; 2.4. Discussion; 2.5. Conclusion; References; CHAPTER THREE -- Quality of Life among Patients Living with HIV AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa; Abstract; 3.1. Introduction; 3.2. Methods; 3.3. Interventions to Improve QOL; 3.4. Discussion; 3.5. Limitations; 3.6. Conclusions and Recommendations; References
  • 5.4. Results and Discussion5.5. Conclusions; Note; References; CHAPTER SIX -- Determinants of Access to Treatments by AIDS Patients in Uganda; 6.1. Introduction; 6.2. Problem Justification; 6.3. Study Objectives; 6.4. Research Questions; 6.5. Significance of the Study; 6.6. Research Methodology; 6.7. Results; 6.8. Conclusions and Policy Implications; Notes; References; CHAPTER SEVEN -- Traditional Medicine and HIV and AIDS Treatment: Challenges, Prospects and Lessons for Zimbabwe; Abstract; 7.1. Introduction; 7.2. Methodology and Data Analysis; 7.3. Theoretical and Conceptual Frameworks
  • 7.4. Review of Related Literature7.5. Findings and Discussions; 7.6. Conclusions and Recommendations; Notes; References; CHAPTER EIGHT -- The Ambivalent Patient: A Study of Patients' Attitudes and Perceptions Towards ARVs and Traditional Medicines or Faith Healing for Managing HIV and AIDS Illness in Rural Harare, Zimbabwe; Abstract; 8.1. Introduction; 8.2. Literature Review; 8.3. Methodology; 8.4 Results; 8.5. Conclusions; Notes; References; CHAPTER NINE -- Sexual Behaviour of People Attending Anti-retroviral Therapy in Addis Ababa; Abstract; 9.1. Introduction; 9.2. Literature Review
  • 9.3. Research Method9.4. Results and Discussions; 9. 5. Conclusions and Implications; Notes; References; CHAPTER TEN -- Concluding Remarks; Back cover
  • CHAPTER FOUR -- Religion, Stigma and ART Adherence in Ethiopia: The Experience of Ethiopian Religious Associations of People Living with HIV and AIDSAbstract; 4.1. Introduction; 4.2. Literature Review; 4.3. Case Study: ETNERELA+ and Religious PLHIV Associations in Ethiopia; 4.5. Conclusions and Recommendations; Notes; References; CHAPTER FIVE -- Determinants of Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy Drugs in the Phase of Rapid Scale-up of Antiretroviral Treatment in sub-Saharan Africa: The Case of Ethiopia; Abstract; 5.1. Introduction; 5.2. Methodology; 5.3. Literature Review
Control code
ocn889262935
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (230 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789994455782
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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.b30584437
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)889262935
  • pebcs9994455788

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