Knowledge about HIV/AIDS in older adults using the services of Family Health Strategy
CONCLUSIONS: It is necessary to train health professionals to develop actions that encourage elders to take preventive measures.
Authors: Tiwari SB Abstract Introduction: HIV AIDS epidemic currently in India is quite under control, the efforts of NACO and community at large has lead to this. The current prevalence of HIV among adults is around) 0.3%, the widespread prevention and control strategies are the main reason behind the same. HAART coverage has also increased significantly which has played a major role in not only controlling the epidemic but also in the change of clinical scenario and clinical affection in patients of HIV AIDS. The neurological complications arising in HIV patients, either due to opportunistic infections or due to ...
In the U.S., cases of newly infected people with HIV/AIDS have substantially declined with HIV infections, levering off in the past 5 years to approximately 38,000 –39,000 cases per year. Although adolescents represent only 13% of the entire U.S. population (42 million), youth aged 13–24 years accounted for 21% of the newly diagnosed HIV cases in 2017 [1,2]. They also comprised 8% of the total number of people diagnosed with AIDS (1473; one in every five cases) that same year [2,3].
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Conditions: HIV/AIDS; Cardiovascular Risk Factors; Trauma, Psychological Intervention: Behavioral: HHMB Sponsors: University of California, Los Angeles; National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Not yet recruiting
Condition: HIV/AIDS Intervention: Other: Fee based delivery Sponsors: University of Washington; National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Not yet recruiting
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