By Lisa A. Eaton,Seth C. Kalichman
Biomedical Advances in HIV Prevention: Social and Behavioral Perspectives
Lisa A. Eaton and Seth C. Kalichman, editors
Three a long time into the epidemic, very much is understood approximately HIV and its transmission, extra everyone is residing with the disorder, and the virus isn't any longer noticeable as a dying sentence. yet new humans remain contaminated with HIV every year, making prevention innovations which are medically powerful and behaviorally enticing as pressing a concern as ever.
Biomedical Advances in HIV Prevention: Social and Behavioral Perspectives assembles the most recent advancements, obstacles to implementation, and chances for--and challenges to--future development. ideas comparable to pre-exposure prophylaxis (antiretroviral regimens for the high-risk uninfected) and therapy as prevention (early use of artwork to minimize infectiousness of latest sufferers) are tested, as are present findings on ongoing prevention and remedy concerns.
Contributors remove darkness from the advanced realities entailing adherence, declaring technological, behavioral, and cultural roadblocks in addition to possibilities to seriously decrease an infection premiums. particular up to the moment insurance includes:
- Prevention providers for people residing with HIV
- Adherence to HIV remedy as prevention and pre-exposure prophylaxis
- Advocating for rectal microbicides and secure lubricants
- Mental future health and substance use within the scale-up of HIV prevention
- Risk repayment in accordance with HIV prevention
- Implementing biomedical HIV prevention advances: experiences from South Africa, Uganda, Australia, Thailand, usa, Ecuador, and Peru
Researchers, practitioners, and coverage makers operating within the fields of HIV/AIDS and public wellbeing and fitness will glance towards Biomedical Advances in HIV Prevention: Social and Behavioral Perspectives as either a method for constructing and assessing present courses and a blueprint for the subsequent new release of prevention efforts.
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