AIDS : science and society /

Main Author: Fan, Hung, 1947-
Other Authors: Conner, Ross F., Villarreal, Luis P.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2011
Edition: 6th ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: an overview of AIDS
  • Concepts of infectious disease and ahistory of epidemics
  • The immune system
  • Virology and HIV
  • Clinical manifestations and treatment of AIDS
  • Epidemiology and AIDS
  • Modes of HIV transmission and personal risk factors
  • Individual assessments of HIV risk
  • Prevention of AIDS
  • Living with AIDS: human dimensions
  • Living with AIDS: societal dimensions
  • Future directions in combating AIDS.