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HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-related terminology

a means of organizing the body of knowledge

by Jeffrey T. Huber

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Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Terminology.,
  • HIV infections -- Terminology.,
  • Subject headings -- HIV infections.,
  • Subject headings -- AIDS (Disease)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJeffrey T. Huber, Mary L. Gillaspy.
    SeriesHaworth medical information sources
    ContributionsGillaspy, Mary L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC607.A26 H896 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 107 p. ;
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL965649M
    ISBN 101560249706
    LC Control Number96001981

    HIV Prevention Related Acronyms. ADAP – AIDS Drug Assistance Program AETC – AIDS Education and Training Center; AIDS – Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome; ART – Anti-Retroviral Therapy; CBA – Capacity Building Assistance; CBO – Community-Based Organization; CDC – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ; CRCS - Comprehensive Risk Counseling . HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-Related Terminology: A Means of Organizing the Body of Knowledge offers an adaptable and extensive framework for organizing the ever-expanding number of resources on the HIV/AIDS epidemic. It lays down the groundwork upon which future blocks of information can be placed. As Paperback – Routledge.


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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the World Health Organization, and many national governments list numerous opportunistic infections and cancers that, in the presence of HIV infection, result in an AIDS diagnosis.

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More than new and updated terms, definitions, and abbreviations. ( views) Retroviruses. Introduction The 9th Edition of the AIDSinfo Glossary of HIV/AIDS-Related Terms continues to provide people living with HIV, their families and friends, health care professionals, and students a roadmap to understanding Size: 4MB.

Adherence. Adherence means taking HIV treatment exactly as you are advised to by your healthcare professional (including time of day, frequency, with or without food, and so on).

Poor adherence can lead to drug resistance which means your treatment will stop working. It’s particularly important to make sure you don’t run out of drugs, as a break in treatment is.

HIV/AIDS and the fine arts HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-Related Terminology is the first book to provide a method for grappling with the vast scope of information on the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

Its organic structure is designed to accommodate new knowledge as it becomes available, while it maximizes access to existing information in a variety of formats.1/5(1). HIV/AIDS can be daunting. Key to understanding HIV is a grasp of the terminology used to describe the virus, the infection it causes, and strategies used to diagnose, treat, and prevent HIV/AIDS.

In addition, to appreciate groundbreaking HIV/AIDS studies, it is helpful to understand research-related terms. The 7th Edition of the AIDSinfo File Size: KB. Terminology Dictionaries: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Glossary of HIV/AIDS-related terms.

[Maryland?]: HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Service, [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Service.

OCLC Number: Notes: "June ". AIDSinfo, a service of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, offers access to many Federal HIV-related resources, including the AIDSinfo Glossary of HIV/AIDS-Related Terms, a guide to help people understand the complex terminology of HIV/AIDS.

The glossary includes definitions in English and Spanish for more than HIV/AIDS-related. Genre/Form: Terminology: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Huber, Jeffrey T.

HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-related terminology. New York: Haworth Press, © •Window period, immunosuppression, viral load the vocabulary of HIV/AIDS can be daunting. • Key to understanding HIV is a grasp of the terminology used to describe the virus, the infection it causes, and strategies used to diagnose, treat, and prevent HIV/AIDS.

• In addition, to appreciate groundbreaking HIV/AIDS studies, it is helpful to understand research-related terms.

HIV/AIDS and the fine arts. HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-Related Terminology is the first book to provide a method for grappling with the vast scope of information on the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

Its organic structure is designed to accommodate new knowledge as it becomes available, while it maximizes access to existing information in a variety of : Taylor And Francis. HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-Related Terminology: A Means of Organizing the Body of Knowledge (Huber & Gillaspy, b) was one of the test vocabularies.

The work as it stands contains 1, terms, excluding the Universal Subdivisions. Of these, were identified at the time as MeSH headings while 98 were considered near-MeSH headings.

AIDSinfo Glossary of HIV/AIDS-Related Terms Formerly the HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Service (ATIS) Glossary. AIDSinfo is a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) project providing information on HIV/AIDS clinical trials and treatment.

Also available in Spanish. HIV/AIDS and the fine arts. HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-Related Terminology is the first book to provide a method for grappling with the vast scope of information on the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

Its organic structure is designed to accommodate new knowledge as it becomes available, while it maximizes access to existing information in a variety of formats. “Stigma, Discrimination and Living with HIV/AIDS: A Cross-Cultural Perspective,” edited by Pranee Liamputtong and published by Springer, is an easy to read text, which ensures that not only those in the social and health sciences can easily read and understand the text.

Terminology used is well-defined throughout the book, which is also Author: Joyce Addo-Atuah, William Lundmark. Glossary of HIV/AIDS-Related Terms. Publisher: AIDSinfo Number of pages: Description: The Glossary is designed as a resource to help health care providers, caseworkers, community-based organizations, and people living with HIV/AIDS and their families and friends understand complex HIV/AIDS terminology.

By Tom Leonhardt and Cecelia Brown, Published on 11/01/13Author: Tom Leonhardt, Cecelia Brown. HIV/AIDS For the Ethiopian Health Center Team. HIV/AIDS has become a major public health problem worldwide. This guide covers the following topics: Significance and Brief Description Of HIV/AIDS, Epidemiological Case Study, Clinical Features, Diagnosis, Case Management, Prevention and Control of AIDS.

Cheat Sheet of HIV/AIDS-related Terms and Acronyms Biology and Medicine HIV/AIDS-related Acronyms AIDs – incorrect capitalization of the acronym AIDS AIDS – Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Antibody – immune protein that binds to free-floating non-self particles in the body Antigen – a foreign particle in the body ART – Anti-Retroviral Therapy (usually a.

HIV/AIDS as well as the Aid for AIDS programme that is available to members living with HIV of contracted medical schemes and companies. If left untreated, HIV can progress to a serious, disabling disease, however today there are many treatments available to ensure a long and healthy life.

HIV/AIDS can be treated and there is a lot that canFile Size: KB. Glossary of HIV/AIDS-Related Terms. The third edition of the Glossary of HIV/AIDS-Related Terms has been updated to include new words commonly used to describe HIV, its pathogenesis, its associated treatments, and the medical management of related conditions.

Glossary of HIV/AIDS-related Terms: (From the HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Service of the CDC). Don't forget to check All the Virology on the WWW's Virology Dictionary Page for further links to Term Databases, Glossaries and Dictionaries. Introduction. The Glossary of HIV-Related Terms was compiled to define words that are commonly used to describe the HIV virus, its.

Achieving the United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) targets will require a viral load-informed care to ensure optimal HIV clinical follow-up and resistance monitoring—this in turn will require significant mobilisation of resources. HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-Related Terminology: A Means of Organizing the Body of Knowledge offers an adaptable and extensive framework for organizing the ever-expanding number of resources on the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

It lays down the. AIDS & HIV > AIDS and HIV-related Acronyms. AIDS and HIV-related Acronyms. The most used AIDS and HIV-related acronyms: AIDS Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome ARV Antiretroviral ART Antiretroviral Therapy CBO Community-Based Organization CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (USA) DST.

Keywords: HIV/AIDS, HIV/AIDS stigma, HIV/AIDS-related discrimination, global research, cross-cultural perspectives, outcomes of HIV/AIDS stigma and discrimination. Citation: Addo-Atuah J and Lundmark W () Book review: Stigma, discrimination, and living with HIV/AIDS: a cross-cultural perspective.

: Joyce Addo-Atuah, William Lundmark. HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis: Everything You Need to Know to Protect Yourself and Others; Douglas D. Schoon; Paperback; $ HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-Related Terminology: A Means of Organizing the Body of Knowledge (Haworth Medical Information Sources); Jeffrey T.

Huber, Mary L. Gillaspy; Hardcover; $   HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) is a virus that most likely mutated decades ago from a virus that infected chimpanzees to one that infects humans. It began to spread beyond the African continent in the late s and is now endemic worldwide.

HIV causes disease because it attacks critical immune defense cells and over time overwhelms the immune system. An infection with HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) can lead to AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome).

AIDS results in a gradual and persistent decline and failure of the immune system, resulting in heightened risk of life-threatening infection and cancers. In the majority of cases, HIV is a sexually-transmitted infection.

HIV & AIDS glossary Adherence Adherence means taking HIV treatment exactly as you are advised to by your healthcare professional (including time of day, frequency, with or without food, and so on).

Poor adherence can lead to drug resistance which means your treatment will stop working. It’s particularly important to make sure you. Conditions Related to HIV/AIDS.

HIV attacks the immune system, leaving the door open for other diseases. Learn about illnesses that can take advantage of HIV so you can stay healthy. contains basic information on HIV/AIDS, HIV-related conditions and opportunistic infections, HIV/AIDS policies and organizational living with HIV/AIDS, and more.

AIDSource offers access to a comprehensive collection of HIV/AIDS-related resources reviewed and selected by expert information specialists and librarians. AIDSource was developed by File Size: 4MB. Bussone: Experiencing the History of HIV /AIDS 2 The language of the book is not laden with the complicated terminology that surrounds HIV or, indeed, most medical : Adrian Bussone.

Before the s, researchers estimate that abouttopeople were infected with HIV. The earliest case in North America was confirmed in. For example, DCEG is conducting the HIV/AIDS Cancer Match Study, which uses data previously collected by public health agencies to examine cancer risk in people with HIV.

Nearly all other NCI divisions, offices, and centers also support HIV/AIDS research.HS29; June,review of Encyclopedic Dictionary of AIDS-Related Terminology, p.

Indexer, April,review of HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS-Related Terminology, Library Association Record, June,review of HIV/AIDS Internet Information Sources and Resources, p. Reference and Research Book News, May,review of Eating Positive.The connection between oral health and systemic health is widely acknowledged by public health professionals and is particularly important for people with chronic diseases, including people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) (PLWHA).

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