Knowledge about the epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection gained since 1988 has necessitated an update of our previously published policies.
Important advances have been made in the treatment of HIV infection and AIDS, resulting in a prolongation of the symptom-free period.
Transmission of HIV infection from a dentist to several of his patients is believed to have occurred.
Heterosexual transmission of HIV infection is increasing in importance.
Mots-clés Pascal : SIDA, Virose, Infection, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Programme sanitaire, Dépistage, Prévention, Personnel sanitaire, Homme, Ethique, Education sanitaire, Article synthèse, Immunopathologie, Immunodéficit, Organisation santé
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, United States, North America, America, Sanitary program, Medical screening, Prevention, Health staff, Human, Ethics, Health education, Review, Immunopathology, Immune deficiency, Public health organization
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0590227
Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 09/06/1995.