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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


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


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


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


South Africa

David McCoy, Robin Wood, Lilian Dudley, and Peter Barron

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/9780199237401.003.0016
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews South Africa's response to its HIV epidemic. Within the current macroeconomic context, the public sector will find itself increasingly constrained in its ability to meet existing ... More


Spain

Jesús Castilla, Isabel Noguer, and José Ramón Repullo

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/9780199237401.003.0034
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews Spain's response to its HIV epidemic. The Spanish National Health System provides a framework that can respond quickly to the growing need for HIV control within the population. ... More


Botswana

Louisiana Lush, Ernest Darkoh, and Segolame L Ramotlhwa

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/9780199237401.003.0012
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews Bostwana's response to its HIV epidemic. To date, considering the limitations of its health system's capacity, Botswana has performed very well. In a two-year period, it has ... More


Ethiopia

Yayehyirad Kitaw, Damen Haile Mariam, Araya Demissie, Dawit Wolday, Tsehaynesh Messele, Endalamaw Aberra, Teklu Belay, and Afework Kassa

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/9780199237401.003.0013
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews Ethiopia' response to its HIV epidemic. Overall, the government of Ethiopia has shown great commitment in tackling the problems posed by the HIV epidemic in the country. The ... More


Cambodia

Guy Morineau, Maurits H van Pelt, Frédéric Bourdier, and R Cameron Wolf

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/9780199237401.003.0018
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews Cambodia's response to its HIV epidemic. Donors need to have both short-term and long-term objectives and an appropriate health sector development vision. While some positive and ... More


China

Ma Shao-Jun, Sheila Hillier, Zhang Kong-Lai, Jay J Shen, Lu Fan, Liu Min, and Jin Cheng-Gang

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/9780199237401.003.0019
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews China's response to its HIV epidemic. It urges the government to initiate strong programmes of health promotion throughout China, using all the sophisticated means of ... More


Indonesia

Suriadi Gunawan, Soewarta Kosen, and Chris Simms

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/9780199237401.003.0021
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews Indonesia's response to its HIV epidemic. Since 2000, Indonesia has had a concentrated epidemic, and the total number of people living with HIV are estimated at around 110,000 ... More


AIDS Between Science and Politics

Peter Piot

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231166263
eISBN:
9780231538770
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166263.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This book recounts the experiences of the founding executive director of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) as he fought the disease from its earliest manifestations to today. It ... More


Italy

Francesco Taroni, George France, Andrea Tramarin, Emma Conti, Andrea Donatini, and Fernando Antonio Compostella

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/9780199237401.003.0032
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews Italy's response to its HIV epidemic. More than twenty years after the diagnosis of the first case of AIDS, the pattern of the HIV epidemic in Italy has significantly changed. A ... More


Haiti

Antoine Augustin, Daniel W Fitzgerald, and Jean William Pape

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/9780199237401.003.0026
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews Haiti's response to its HIV epidemic. Haiti has demonstrated that effective services can be implemented despite political unrest and limited financial support. Haiti has had ... More


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