TITLE

A huge problem slips into focus

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
AIDS Epidemic Update, December 2002;1/1/2002, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A section of the book "AIDS Epidemic Update, December 2002" is presented. It reports on a study that revealed the true scale of Russia's human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) epidemic. The study was conducted among injecting drug users. It was found that 56% of the users were HIV-positive. In addition, the study also revealed that three-quarters of those who have HIV were unaware of their status.
ACCESSION #
24730508

 

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