By Gary Wormser
Broadly revised and up-to-date, the recent version of AIDS and different Manifestations of HIV an infection is a necessary reference source offering a complete assessment of the organic houses of this etiologic viral agent, its clinicopathological manifestations, the epidemiology of its an infection, and current and destiny healing concepts. New to this variation: * elevated part on medical manifestations contains new chapters on cardiovascular, renal and dermatologic manifestations of HIV an infection * extra chapters on molecular diagnostic ideas, the position of host genetic edition in HIV an infection and its manifestations, the invention and improvement of latest HIV medicinal drugs, research of HIV dynamics utilizing mathematical versions, toxicities of antiretroviral remedy, HIV drug susceptibility checking out, sensible therapeutics and the worldwide influence of HIV and AIDS
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The public health surveillance system for HIV/AIDS is widely recognized as among the best disease surveillance systems in the world. As the need for accurate, timely, and high quality data on persons with HIV/AIDS continues to grow in response to the growing array of prevention and treatment programs, expanded support for and commitment to public health surveillance will be required by all levels of government, health care providers and affected communities. As one of the costliest epidemics in human history, the HIV epidemic will no doubt ultimately be contained.
However, prior to HAART, survival following an AIDS diagnosis was poor with most persons dying within two years (6). With the HAART-associated increases in survival of AIDS patients on treatment (Fig. 23), death rates with HIV as the FIG. 21. Estimated number of HIV diagnoses, by age group and year of diagnosis—25 states, 1994–2000. Source: CDC, Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention. The Epidemiology of HIV and AIDS 21 FIG. 22. Perinatally-acquired AIDS cases by quarter year of diagnosis, 1985–1999, United States.
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AIDS and Other Manifestations of HIV Infection, Fourth Edition by Gary Wormser