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The Impact of the HIV Epidemic on U.S. Gay Male Communities

Jay P. Paul and Thomas J. Coates

in Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Identities over the Lifespan: Psychological Perspectives

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195082319
eISBN:
9780199848577
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195082319.003.0014
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter talks about research findings and observations of methods in which the HIV epidemic has infected gay and bisexual individuals and communities, and public representations of ... More


The Context of HIV/AIDS in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union

Eileen Stillwaggon

in AIDS and the Ecology of Poverty

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780195169270
eISBN:
9780199783427
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195169271.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter examines the health profile of countries in Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union within the context of an emerging HIV epidemic. Unlike the epidemics in most of the ... More


The United Kingdom

John Imrie, Sarah Dougan, Kimberly Gray, Michael W Adler, Anne M Johnson, Barry G Evans, and Barry S Peters

in The HIV Pandemic: Local and Global Implications

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199237401
eISBN:
9780191723957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237401.003.0036
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews the United Kingdom's response to its HIV epidemic. Even with a relatively small HIV epidemic, which is being fuelled by ongoing transmission by people living in the UK and some ... More


India

R Priya, N Kumarasamy, I Qadeer, AK Ganesh, S Solomon, and SM Crowe

in The HIV Pandemic: Local and Global Implications

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199237401
eISBN:
9780191723957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237401.003.0020
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews India's response toits HIV epidemic. It argues that the provision of prevention and treatment services for HIV-infected people through non-government organizations (NGOs) or the ... More


Russian Federation

J Stachowiak, A Peryshkina, and S Lessof

in The HIV Pandemic: Local and Global Implications

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199237401
eISBN:
9780191723957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237401.003.0033
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews the Russian Federation's response to its HIV epidemic. The Russian experience has particularly demonstrated: that Russia's infectious disease control measures not only violate ... More


Thailand

Viroj Tangcharoensathien, Wiput Phoolcharoen, Sombat Thanprasertsuk, and Chutima Suraratdecha

in The HIV Pandemic: Local and Global Implications

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199237401
eISBN:
9780191723957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237401.003.0023
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews Thailand's response to its HIV epidemic. The Thai experience has provided several lessons on how the health system and health policy need to respond to the dynamic of HIV ... More


Barbados

E R Walrond and T C Roach

in The HIV Pandemic: Local and Global Implications

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199237401
eISBN:
9780191723957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237401.003.0024
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews Barbados's response to its HIV epidemic. The World Bank loan has been instrumental in establishing expanded HIV response. However, such funding is a temporary measure and the ... More


Brazil

Maya L Petersen, Claudia Travassos, Francisco I Bastos, Mariana A Hacker, Eduard J Beck, and José Carvalho de Noronha

in The HIV Pandemic: Local and Global Implications

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199237401
eISBN:
9780191723957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237401.003.0029
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews Brazil's response to its HIV epidemic. Brazil's reforms in the 1980s produced a healthcare system based on the principle that care should be delivered according to need rather ... More


Ukraine

Valerya Lekhan, Volodomyr Rudiy, Ellen Nolte, Jantine Jacobi, Lidia Andrushchak, Alla Shcherbinska, and Yuriy Kruglov

in The HIV Pandemic: Local and Global Implications

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199237401
eISBN:
9780191723957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237401.003.0035
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews the Ukraine's response to its HIV epidemic. Despite the difficult transition towards a democratic system of governance and a struggling market-oriented economy, and the relative ... More


Canada

Melanie Rusch, Victor Alfonso, Catherine Hankins, Julio Montaner, Michael O’Shaugnessy, and Robert Hogg

in The HIV Pandemic: Local and Global Implications

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199237401
eISBN:
9780191723957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237401.003.0037
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews Canada's response to its HIV epidemic. The Canada Health Act, with its five principles, has broadly influenced the response to the HIV epidemic. The CSHA and Health Canada ... More


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