World AIDS Day--December 1, 1998
- AIDS: An update on what we know. Anderson, David // RN;Mar86, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p49
Provides information about AIDS. Transmission; Differential diagnosis; Prevention; Implications for nursing; Efforts to address the problem. INSET: My first AIDS patient.
- An Unspeakable Disease. // Earth Island Journal;Winter2000, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p3
Presents several meanings of AIDS in Africa, compiled by Laurie Garrett, author of `The Coming Plague.'
- The Co-occurrence of Reiter's Syndrome and Acquired Immunodeficiency. Winchester, Robert; Bernstein, Donald H.; Fischer, Harry D.; Enlow, Roger; Solomon, Gary // Annals of Internal Medicine;Jan87, Vol. 106 Issue 1, p19
Examines the co-occurrence of severe Reiter's syndrome and AIDS or its related syndromes. Methodology used in the study; Temporal relationship of Reiter's syndrome and manifestations on immunodeficiency; Clinical features of Reiter's syndrome.
- European AIDS Cases Double Annually--Same as in U.S. Cummings, Peter // Advocate;9/17/85, Issue 429, p18
Reports on the increase in case of AIDS infection in Europe with the same rate as of the U.S. Cases of AIDS in different countries of Europe; Victims prominently affected in Europe.
- Community Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (CAIDS):. Huber, Jeffrey T.; Gillaspy, Mary L. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of AIDS-Related Terminology;2000, p58
An encyclopedia entry for the term "Community Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome" is presented, which is one of a group of names denoting the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
- Association of Adherence to Mycobacterium avium Complex Prophylaxis and Antiretroviral Therapy with Clinical Outcomes in Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome. Cohn, Susan E.; Kammann, Erin; Williams, Paige; Currier, Judith S.; Chesney, Margaret A. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;4/15/2002, Vol. 34 Issue 8, p1129
High-level adherence to regimens of combination antiretroviral therapy and prophylactic medications for opportunistic infections (OIs) is crucial to their success. However, little is known about the association between adherence to these life-sustaining therapies and such clinical outcomes as...
- HIT-AND-RUN: EARLY AIDS RESEARCH IN AFRICA. // AIDS & the Third World;1989, p36
This article deals with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) research conducted by U.S. scientists in Africa. Scientists discovered that the AIDS virus had been present among Africans before the outbreak of AIDS in the U.S. The impact of the discovery on African government is discussed....
- AIDS AND THE EDUCATION OF OUR CHILDREN. Bennett, William J. // Education;Winter87, Vol. 108 Issue 2, p135
Because AIDS is most commonly spread by intimate sexual activity with an already infected person, AIDS is one more reason to examine what we are teaching our children about responsibility and sexuality. They need to know, in a way that is appropriate to their age and experience, the facts about...
- A drugs lifeline for Africa. Feinmann, Jane // New Statesman;01/23/98, Vol. 127 Issue 4369, p23
Reports about the plans of selling drug treatments for Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) at a discounted price in Africa, which was pioneered by Unaids and the World Bank. Purpose of the program; Cost of the drugs; Risks involved in the project.