TITLE

Evolution of HIV/AIDS Prevention Programs -- United States, 1981-2006

PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;6/2/2006, Vol. 55 Issue 21, p597
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the evolution of HIV/AIDS prevention programs of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention from 1981 to 2006. Details of various prevention activities in the country; Persons at high risk for contracting HIV infection; Overview of HIV counseling, testing, and referral services; Preventive measures for people living with HIV/AIDS; Successes and challenges of HIV/AIDS prevention programs.
ACCESSION #
21068592

 

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