By Lincoln C. Chen, Jaime Sepulveda Amor, Sheldon J. Segal
Over the previous decade, the AIDS pandemic has propagated so generally and exerted any such dev astating influence that one may well safely ask the query, Why no longer focus all AIDS efforts on ailment regulate on my own? Why hyperlink AIDS with women's reproductive overall healthiness? what's the medical foundation for this linkage? and the way may well reduction~ regulate and women's healthiness targets be promot ed at the same time? those questions represent the significant issues addressed during this monograph. The 15 chapters during this quantity are meant to supply cutting-edge reports of key interac tions among AIDS and women's reproductive future health for an viewers of scientists and coverage makers within the AIDS and inhabitants fields. Impetus for this monograph is available in pan from what we understand to be an insufficient worldwide reaction, up to now, to AIDS and women's wellbeing and fitness ;>roblems. a standard platform has didn't emerge one of the disparate expert groups operating within the parts of AIDS, STDs, and family members making plans. for that reason, endeavors in those fields were remoted, and possibilities for joint motion were overlooked. an immense and, as but, unharnessed capability exists for energy ful interdisciplinary collaborations that can advance regulations and courses opposed to those urgent illnesses of humankind.
Read or Download AIDS and Women’s Reproductive Health PDF
Similar developmental biology books
Fish lives in environments with a large choice of chemical features (fresh, brackish and seawater, acidic, alkaline, delicate and difficult waters). From an osmoregulatory viewpoint, fish have built a number of mechanisms to reside in those varied environments. Fish osmoregulation has continually attracted substantial cognizance and within the final years a number of stories have elevated our wisdom of this physiological technique.
This can be the 1st historical past of workout body structure written from a platforms viewpoint. the importance of human workout experiments is emphasised, and the diversity of assurance is especially broad. one of the figures whose considering or paintings are mentioned are Galen, Avicenna, Descartes, Edward Smith, Seguin, Krogh, A.
The Genetics and improvement of Scoliosisedited through Kenro Kusumi, Ph. D. desk of Contents: Genetic law of Somite and Early Spinal Patterning Kenro Kusumi, Ph. D. , Walter Eckalbar, Olivier Pourquie, Ph. D. improvement and practical Anatomy of the backbone J. Alan Rawls, PhD and Rebecca E. Fisher, PhD Environmental elements and Axial Skeletal Dysmorphogenesis Peter G.
- Regulation of Sertoli Cell and Germ Cell Differentiation (Advances in Anatomy, Embryology and Cell Biology)
- Photographic and descriptive musculoskeletal atlas of orangutans : with notes on the attachments, variations, innervation, function and synonymy and weight of the muscles
- Cell Cycle
- Cell Migration in Development and Disease
- Scallops Biology, Ecology, Aquaculture, and Fisheries
- Growth Factors and Their Receptors in Cell Differentiation, Cancer and Cancer Therapy (Elsevier Insights)
Additional resources for AIDS and Women’s Reproductive Health
Two such studies have been perfonned. The first, by Bongaans et al. (25), compared the reported HIY seroprevalence in African capital cities with national male circumcision practices. They found a very strong correlation. Our group performed a similar study (26), in which the reported HIY-l seroprevalence in general population samples from 140 locations in Africa was related to ethnic male circumcision practices gleaned from the anthropologic literature. There was a striking association. As shown in the 39 map in Figure 1, male circumcision is not practiced in areas of highest HIV-I prevalence.
Laga M, Taelman H, Van der Stuyft Pet al. Advanced immunodeficiency as a risk factor for heterosexual transmission of HIV. AIDS 1989; 3:361-6. 30. Lewis SH, Reynolds-Kohler C, Fox H, Nelson JA. HIV-l in trophoblastic and billous Hofbauer cells, and hematological precursors in eight-week fetuses. Lancet 1990; 335:565-8. 31. Division of AIDS, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Ninth AIDS Clinical Trials Group Meeting. Bethesda, Maryland, July 10-13, 1990. 32. Franke KM. Discrimination against HIV positive women by abortion clinics in New York City.
Abstracts Volume, p. 40. 13. Blendon RJ and Donelan K. DiscTimination against people with AIDS: the public's perspective. New EnglJ Med 1988; 319:1022-1026. 14. Gostin LO. The AIDS litigation project: a national review of court and human rights commission decisions, part II: discrimination. lAMA 1990; 263:2086-2093. 33 FACTORS AFFECTING FEMALE·TO·MALE TRANSMISSION OF HIV·l: IMPLICATIONS OF TRANSMISSION DYNAMICS FOR PREVENTION Francis A. Plummer University of Manitoba Stephen Moses University of Nairobi lackoniah 0.
AIDS and Women’s Reproductive Health by Lincoln C. Chen, Jaime Sepulveda Amor, Sheldon J. Segal