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Biomedical advances in HIV prevention : social and behavioral perspectives

Author: Lisa A Eaton; Seth C Kalichman
Publisher: New York : Springer, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Three decades into the epidemic, a great deal is known about HIV and its transmission, more people are living with the disease, and the virus is no longer seen as a death sentence. But new people continue to be infected with HIV each year, making prevention strategies that are medically effective and behaviorally engaging as urgent a priority as ever. Biomedical Advances in HIV Prevention: Social and Behavioral  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Biomedical advances in HIV prevention.
New York : Springer, 2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa A Eaton; Seth C Kalichman
ISBN: 9781461488453 1461488451
OCLC Number: 862416248
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 269 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents: Part I: Advances in HIV Prevention Technologies --
Advances, Promises, and Challenges in HIV Prevention --
Translating Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Evidence into Practice and Public Health Impact --
Prevention Services with Persons Living with HIV --
Advocating for Rectal Microbicides and Safe Lubricants --
Part II: Behavioral Challenges and Opportunities --
Adherence to HIV Treatment as Prevention and Preexposure Prophylaxis --
Risk Compensation in Response to HIV Prevention --
Mental Health and Substance Use in the Scale-Up of HIV Prevention --
Substance Use Treatment in the Era of New HIV Prevention Technologies --
Part III: Global Perspectives --
Revolution or Evolution? What Can Approaches Based on the Use of Antiretroviral Drugs Contribute to HIV Prevention in Gay Communities in High-Income Countries? --
Implementing Biomedical HIV Prevention Advances in Uganda --
Implementing Biomedical HIV Prevention Advances in Thailand --
Implementing Biomedical HIV Prevention Advances in Ecuador and Peru.
Responsibility: Lisa A. Eaton, Seth C. Kalichman, editors.

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