Wekesa, Eliud and Coast, Ernestina
Living with HIV in Kenyan slums in an era of anti-retroviral therapy (ART).
Africa at LSE Blog
(03 May 2013)
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Nowhere else has been harder hit by the HIV pandemic than sub-Saharan Africa, the region alone accounts for over 68% of the total global burden. Thankfully, with introduction of anti-retroviral therapy (ART) the prognosis for people living with HIV has improved dramatically. Access to ART in low and middle income countries has expanded rapidly in recent years. In Kenya, where our study took place, 60% of those eligible are receiving ART.
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|Library of Congress subject classification:
||G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
R Medicine > RM Therapeutics. Pharmacology
|Journal of Economic Literature Classification System:
||I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I1 - Health > I12 - Health Production: Nutrition, Mortality, Morbidity, Suicide, Substance Abuse and Addiction, Disability, and Economic Behavior
I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I1 - Health > I18 - Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health
||Departments > Social Policy
Research centres and groups > LSE Health
||This work was supported by the Wellcome Trust grant number [078471/Z/05/A]
||26 Jun 2013 08:07
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