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AIDS Updates

Recent Advances and New Perspectives

Edited by Samuel Ikwaras Okware

Uganda National Health Research Organisation

Significant progress in HIV prevention and control has been achieved worldwide. This book reviews emerging challenges and new opportunities for prevention. Chapters cover such topics as challenges in the media within the context of advancing technologies and societal perceptions, barriers to antiretroviral treatment and suggestions for improvement, opportunities in nanotechnology-based drug delivery systems, the central role of sexual and reproductive health in consolidating a human rights-based program, and much more. Client-focused models for integrating employment as a social determinant in the HIV/AIDS programs are discussed and recommended.

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AIDS UpdatesRecent Advances and New PerspectivesEdited by Samuel Ikwaras Okware

Published: October 13th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.91514

ISBN: 978-1-83969-359-5

Print ISBN: 978-1-83969-358-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83969-360-1

Copyright year: 2021

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725 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Review of Social Challenges of Heterosexual Transmission of HIV/AIDS in Uganda

By Samuel Ikwaras Okware


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2. Media Campaign Exposure and HIV/AIDS Prevention: 1980–2020

By Adamu Muhammad Hamid and Godwin Matthew Sule


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3. Prevention of HIV Perinatal Transmission: The Role of Sexual and Reproductive Health Services for Women Living with HIV

By Marcela Gómez-Suárez


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4. Gender Differences in Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Disease Progression and Treatment Outcomes

By Fausta Mosha


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5. Nanotechnology Based Drug Delivery for HIV-AIDS Treatment

By Inampudi Sailaja, Manoj Kumar Baghel and Ivvala Anand Shaker


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6. Employment as a Social Determinant of HIV Care and Prevention Outcomes

By Liza Conyers, Jen Yung-Chen Chiu, Sergio Rueda, Mark Misrok, Vickie Lynn and Erin McKinney-Prupis


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