TITLE

One-quarter of South African adults now HIV positive

PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/17/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 8, p1198
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the prevalence of HIV in South Africa as of April, 2001. One quarter of adults infected with the virus; Statement by South Africa's health minister, Manto Tshabalala-Msimang, that the levels may be stabalizing; Suggestion that women are ignoring advertising campaigns promoting abstinence and the use of condoms.
ACCESSION #
4363300

 

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