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World Aids Day 2017

November 30, 2017

 

December 1st marks Word Aids Day, a campaign powered by the National Aids Trust, which works to promote awareness of the HIV virus and show support for those living with HIV.


HIV has a distinct and impactful social history, but new treatments and improved testing mean that it is still firmly entrenched in the collective consciousness of the global medical community.
 


Free chapter:

HIV Transmission Prevention

Carolyn Chu and Christopher M. Bositis

Read more about HIV and the current strategies for reducing transmission risk with a freely available chapter from Fundamentals of HIV Medicine 2017.  This chapter encompasses a broad range of of specific behavioural, structural, and biomedical interventions, including the use of pre-exposure prophylaxis as a new clinical tool.