TITLE

The Evolving Landscape of the Economics of HIV Treatment and Prevention

AUTHOR(S)
Nosyk, Bohdan; Montaner, Julio S. G.
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
PLoS Medicine;Feb2012, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay related to evolving landscape of the economics of HIV treatment and prevention is presented. It suggests that the use of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) is a highly effective means of preventing HIV transmission. It states that HAART has long been deemed to be a cost-effective intervention, as it is effective in reducing morbidity and mortality and increasing life-years and quality-adjusted life years.
ACCESSION #
73344279

 

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