AIDS in Asia /

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Imprint:New York : Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, c2004.
Description:xxiv, 594 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Subject:AIDS (Disease) -- Asia.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- epidemiology -- Asia.
Developing Countries -- Asia.
HIV Infections -- prevention & control -- Asia.
Population Surveillance -- Asia.
AIDS (Disease)
Format: Print Book
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Other authors / contributors:Lu, Yichen.
Essex, Myron.
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. HIV/AIDS in Thailand / Wiput Phoolcharoen, Chaiyos Kunanusont, Punnee Pitisuttithum and Natth Bhamarapravati
  • 2. History of HIV in India / Srikanth P. Tripathy
  • 3. The Chinese HIV/AIDS epidemic and current response / Shen Jie, Liu Kangmai, Han Mengjie and Zhang Fujie
  • 4. HIV/AIDS and public health care in the greater Mekong River region : origin, disease damage, control and regional collaboration / Huyen Cao, Tung Nguyen and Nicholas Daniels
  • 5. Update on HIV/AIDS in Japan, 2003 / Tadashi Nakasone, Takashi Hara, Naoto Yoshino and Mitsuo Honda
  • 6. HIV/AIDS in Malaysia / Marina Mahathir
  • 7. HIV/AIDS in Indonesia : dynamics and challenges in the emergence of the national response / Jane S. Wilson
  • 8. HIV/AIDS in the Philippines / Maria Consorcia Lim-Quizon
  • 9. Evolving HIV epidemic in Pakistan / Sharaf Ali Shah and Syed Abdul Mujeeb
  • 10. HIV/AIDS in Nepal : context, current situation, response / Ganesh Gurung and B. K. Suvedi
  • 11. Sri Lanka's response to an emerging HIV/AIDS epidemic / Iyanthi Abeyewickreme, H. M. S. S. D. Herath and Hamamal Jayawardena
  • 12. HIV/AIDS in Taiwan / Yi-Ming Arthur Chen
  • 13. HIV/AIDS in Hong Kong : the emergence and impact of an epidemic / Oi-chu Lin, William H. F. Kam and Suk-yan Chan
  • 14. HIV/AIDS in Hawaii and the Pacific islands / Arwind R. Diwan and Stephen G. Karel
  • 15. HIV/AIDS preparedness in the CIS, Baltic, East and Southeast Europe, and the Balkans : a situation report / Tony Barnett
  • 16. Molecular epidemiology of HIV in Asia and the Pacific / Sodsai Tovanabutra, Deborah L. Birx and Francine E. McCutchan
  • 17. Human genetics and HIV-1 infection / Xu G. Yu, Marcus Altfeld and Bruce D. Walker
  • 18. Human immunodeficiency virus type 2 (HIV-2) : biology and pathogenesis / Phyllis J. Kanki
  • 19. Tuberculosis control, HIV/TB, and India / Sriram P. Tripathy and Srikanth P. Tripathy
  • 20. Infectious diseases and the development of health systems in Thailand / Visanu Thamlikitkul, Viroj Tangcharoensathien and Natth Bhamarapravati
  • 21. Infectious diseases in China / Zeng Yi, Xu Hua and Zhang Jiaxi
  • 22. The history of HIV and other infectious diseases in the Republic of Korea : origin, damage, and control / June-Myung Kim, Jongkoo Lee and Joo-Shil Lee
  • 23. Transmission of HIV and other infections in Southeast Asia : cultural and genetic factors / Chris Beyrer and Henry Stephens
  • 24. Estimating rates of HIV/AIDS in India / Shruti H. Mehta and Robert C. Bollinger
  • 25. Current HIV/AIDS diagnosis, reporting, and surveillance in China / Yiming Shao and Fan Lv
  • 26. Men who have sex with men and HIV/AIDS prevention in China / Wu Yu-Hua, Bai Li-Shi, Liu Yan-Cheng and Zhao Zhong-Hou
  • 27. Trends in injection drug use and the HIV epidemic in Southern China / Rebecca J. Garten, Shenghan Lai, Wei Liu, Jie Chen and Xiao-Fang Yu
  • 28. Infectious diseases in Asia : implications for global health / Bryan Roberts and Yichen Lu
  • 29. The role of antiretroviral therapy in Asia / Bruce L. Gilliam, Anthony Amoroso, Charles E. Davis and Robert R. Redfield
  • 30. Pediatric AIDS in Asia : prevention, treatment, and government intervention / Kenneth McIntosh
  • 31. Needs and responses : children orphaned and made vulnerable by HIV/AIDS in the Mekong subregion / Prudence Borthwick
  • 32. Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Thailand : striding towards access to HAART for the family / Sophie Le Coeur, Gonzague Jourdain, Intira Collins, Nicole Ngo-Giang-Huong, Vallop Thaineua and Marc Lallemant
  • 33. Prevention of sexual STI/HIV transmission in Jiangsu Province, China / Yang Haitao, Ding Jian-ping and Du Yaping
  • 34. AIDS in Asia : what can we learn from the rest of the world? / Alan Whiteside
  • 35. Preventive HIV-1 vaccines : prelicensure development / Karen L. Goldenthal, Rebecca L. Sheets, Therese Cvetkovich, Donna K. F. Chandler, Julienne M. Vaillancourt and Antonia Geber
  • 36. United States department of defense HIV-1 vaccine development in Thailand / Deborah L. Birx, Arthur E. Brown, Philip O. Renzullo, Mark S. de Souza and John G. McNeil
  • 37. The Thailand MoPH-U.S. CDC collaboration in Asia / Jordan W. Tappero, Taweesap Siraprapasiri, William C. Levine, Sombat Thanprasertsuk, Scott Dowell, Khanchit Limpakarnjanarat and Timothy D. Mastro
  • 38. Japan's collaboration with Thailand in the development of an HIV/AIDS vaccine / Kazuhiro Matsuo, Pilaipan Puthavathana, Duanthanorm Promkhatkaew, Kruavon Balachandra, Kiat Ruxrungtham, Takaichi Hamano, Ruengpung Sutthent, Nopporn Sittisombut, Raywadee Butraporn, Bussarawan Sriwanthana, Jotika Boonlong, Yasuyuki Izumi, Shudo Yamazaki, Naoki Yamamoto, Paijit Warachit and Mitsuo Honda
  • 39. Developing countries : a force in the global fight against HIV/AIDS / Xiaojun Lin, Bryan Roberts and Yichen Lu.