The Resource The HIV pandemic : local and global implications, edited by Eduard J. Beck [and others] ; managing editor, Lynn-Marie Holland

The HIV pandemic : local and global implications, edited by Eduard J. Beck [and others] ; managing editor, Lynn-Marie Holland

Label
The HIV pandemic : local and global implications
Title
The HIV pandemic
Title remainder
local and global implications
Statement of responsibility
edited by Eduard J. Beck [and others] ; managing editor, Lynn-Marie Holland
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As we approach the 25th anniversary of the first recognition of HIV/AIDS in 1981, this book reflects on the international impact of the disease. It has persistently remained a global issue, with more than 50 million people worldwide estimated to have been infected since that date. This ambitious book, written by 165 authors from 30 countries, offers a multi-country comparative study that examines how the response to the common, global threat of HIV is shaped by the history, culture, institutions and health systems of the individual countries affected. Increasingly the shift of health systems has
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.196/9792
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA643.8
LC item number
.H582 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The HIV pandemic : local and global implications, edited by Eduard J. Beck [and others] ; managing editor, Lynn-Marie Holland
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • 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
The HIV pandemic and health systems: an introduction -- The evolving HIV pandemic -- Social and economic impact of the HIV pandemic -- Determinants of the HIV pandemic in developing countries -- HIV prevention programmes: an overview -- Antiretroviral treatment and care of HIV -- HIV vaccines: development and future use -- Ethical issues and HAART -- Legal and human rights implications -- Strategic information for HIV programmes -- The contribution of cost-effectiveness analysis -- Botswana -- Ethiopia -- Nigeria -- Senegal -- South Africa -- Uganda -- Cambodia -- China -- India -- Indonesia -- The Philippines -- Thailand -- Barbados -- Cuba -- Haiti -- Jamaica -- Argentina -- Brazil -- Costa Rica -- France -- Italy -- Russian Federation -- Spain -- Ukraine -- The United Kingdom -- Canada -- Mexico -- The United States of America -- The UN response to the HIV pandemic -- Donor, lender and research agencies' response to the HIV crisis -- Financing HIV: the roles of international financial institutions -- Fiscal and macroeconomic aspects of the HIV pandemic -- Trade, intellectual property and access to affordable HIV medications -- Country-level public-private partnerships for successful HIV treatment programmes -- Developing human resources for the HIV pandemic -- The contribution of civil society -- The role of community involvement in HIV programmes in South Africa -- Responding effectively to the HIV pandemic -- Some lessons learned
Control code
ocn801405447
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxix, 799 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191574764
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36347875
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)801405447
  • ebsco0191574767
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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