TITLE

Eleven million adults co-infected with AIDS, TB

AUTHOR(S)
Ferrari, M. J.
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/31/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 5, p437
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals that eleven million adults are now estimated to be co-infected with HIV and tuberculosis, as discussed at the 15th International AIDS Conference held in Bangkok, Thailand on July 11-16, 2004. Percentage of people living in sub-Saharan Africa suffering from tuberculosis and HIV; Recommendation by Doctor Papa Salif Sow of the Dakar University in Senegal to delay onset of HIV; Estimated number of people who are now HIV positive, according to the United Nations.
ACCESSION #
14167933

 

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