By Gary Wormser
Commonly revised and up to date, the recent variation of AIDS and different Manifestations of HIV an infection is an important reference source delivering a complete evaluate of the organic houses of this etiologic viral agent, its clinicopathological manifestations, the epidemiology of its an infection, and current and destiny healing ideas. New to this variation: * elevated part on medical manifestations comprises new chapters on cardiovascular, renal and dermatologic manifestations of HIV an infection * extra chapters on molecular diagnostic thoughts, the function of host genetic version in HIV an infection and its manifestations, the invention and improvement of latest HIV medicinal drugs, research of HIV dynamics utilizing mathematical types, toxicities of antiretroviral treatment, HIV drug susceptibility trying out, sensible therapeutics and the worldwide effect of HIV and AIDS
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S. has met with controversy. Some claim that the risk of heterosexual transmission is overstated in order to alarm the public and garner attention and resources to a disease that has not affected mainstream America (94). Others claim that the extent of the heterosexual epidemic has not been recognized and that prevention resources are not being appropriately targeted (95). e. MSM, IDU, infected transfusion FIG. 13. Estimated AIDS prevalence among men, by risk exposure, 1985–1999, United States.
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