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African Americans and HIV/AIDS : understanding and addressing the epidemic

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat30484
--New York, NY: Springer Science+Business Media , c2010.
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McCree, Donna Hubbard
Jones, Kenneth Terrill
O'Leary, Ann
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer Science+Business Media
Date of Publication
c2010
ISBN
9780387783215
Subjects (MeSH)
HIV infections - United States
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome - United States
African Americans
Subjects (LCSH)
AIDS
Public health
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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AIDS-Associated viral oncogenesis

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat29673
--Boston, MA: Springer US , c2007.
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Online
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Meyers, C
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Springer US
Date of Publication
c2007
Series Vol.
133
Series Title
Cancer treatment and research
ISBN
9780387468167
Subjects (MeSH)
AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections
Oncogenic Viruses
Subjects (LCSH)
AIDS
Oncology
Infectious diseases
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Cardiovascular Disease in AIDS

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat29435
Giuseppe Barbaro, Franck Boccara (eds.) ; in cooperation with Giorgio Barbarini. (2nd ed.) --Milan: Springer-Verlag , c2009.
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Online
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Barbaro, Giuseppe
Boccara, Franck
Barbarini, Giorgio
Responsibility
Giuseppe Barbaro, Franck Boccara (eds.) ; in cooperation with Giorgio Barbarini
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Milan
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date of Publication
c2009
Physical Description
1 online resource (xviii, 245 p.)
ISBN
9788847007611
9788847007604 (print)
Subjects (MeSH)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome - complications
Subjects (LCSH)
AIDS
Cardiology
Contents
1. Natural History of HIV Infection and Evolution of Antiretroviral Therapy -- 2. Evolution and Pathogenesis of the Involvement of the Cardiovascular System in HIV Infection -- 3. Pathogenesis of Antiretroviral Treatment-Associated Metabolic Syndrome -- 4. Pathology of Cardiac Complications in HIV Infection -- 5. Pathology of Peripheral and Coronary Vessels in AIDS Patients -- 6. Echocardiographic Findings in HIV-Infected Patients -- 7. Cardiac MRI in Diagnosis of Myocardial Disease in HIV-Infected Patients -- 8. Coronary Heart Disease in HIV-Infected Patients: Epidemiology -- 9. Coronary Artery Disease in HIV-Infected Patients: Clinical Presentation, Pathophysiology, Prognosis, Prevention, and Treatment -- 10. Cerebrovascular Disease in HIV-Infected Patients -- 11. Peripheral Arterial Disease in HIV-Infected Patients: Atherosclerosis and Vasculitic Syndromes -- 12. HIV-Associated Pulmonary Hypertension -- 13. Coagulative Disorders in HIV-Infected Patients -- 14. Cardiovascular Complications in HIV-Infected Children -- 15. Cardiac Surgery and the Human Immunodeficiency Virus -- 16. Cardiological Emergencies in HIV-Infected Patients -- 17. Guidelines for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Risk in HIV-Infected Patients Treated with Antiretroviral Drugs -- Appendix 1. Cardiovascular Monitoring of HIV-Infected Subjects and Cardiovascular Risk Stratification and Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Patients Receiving HAART -- Appendix 2. Interactions Between Antiretrovirals and Drugs Commonly Used to Treat Cardiovascular Diseases.
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Case Studies in Ethics and HIV Research

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by Sana Loue, Earl C. Pike. --Boston, MA: Springer Science+Business Media , c2007.
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Loue, Sana
Other Authors
Pike, Earl C
Responsibility
by Sana Loue, Earl C. Pike
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Springer Science+Business Media
Date of Publication
c2007
ISBN
9780387713625
Subjects (MeSH)
Ethics, Research - Case Reports
Biomedical Research - ethics - Case Reports
HIV infections
Subjects (LCSH)
AIDS
Biomedical research
Medical ethics
Format
e-Book
Location
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Choix d’accouchement après une césarienne

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Reproductive Care Program of Nova Scotia. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1891
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La présente brochure explique les choix offerts aux femmes qui ont eu un bébé par césarienne (parfois appelée naissance par césarienne ou opération césarienne). Les femmes qui ont eu une césarienne ont souvent un accouchement vaginal à leur prochaine grossesse. On peut alors parler d’épreuve du travail après césarienne ou d’accouchement vaginal après césarienne (AVAC). La présente brochure explique si vous pouvez planifier un AVAC et traite de ce qui favorise la sécurité et la réussite d’un AVA…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Reproductive Care Program of Nova Scotia
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Vaginal Birth after Cesarean
Subjects (LCSH)
Childbirth
Abstract
La présente brochure explique les choix offerts aux femmes qui ont eu un bébé par césarienne (parfois appelée naissance par césarienne ou opération césarienne). Les femmes qui ont eu une césarienne ont souvent un accouchement vaginal à leur prochaine grossesse. On peut alors parler d’épreuve du travail après césarienne ou d’accouchement vaginal après césarienne (AVAC). La présente brochure explique si vous pouvez planifier un AVAC et traite de ce qui favorise la sécurité et la réussite d’un AVAC, ainsi que des avantages et risques de l’AVAC.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet 1847, “Options for Birth after Cesarean”. This pamphlet explains the options available to women who have had a baby by cesarean birth (sometimes called “cesarean delivery”, “c-section” or “CS”). Women who have had a cesarean often give birth vaginally in their next pregnancy. This may be referred to as Trial of Labour after Cesarean (TOLAC) or Vaginal Birth after Cesarean (VBAC). When you can plan for a VBAC, what makes a VBAC safe and successful, as well as the benefits and risks of VBAC, are listed.
Responsibility
Adapted by: Reproductive Care Program of Nova Scotia from PL-0902 with permission of IWK Perinatal Centre, Halifax NS © 2015
Pamphlet Number
1891
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Family and HIV/AIDS : Cultural and Contextual Issues in Prevention and Treatment

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Willo Pequegnat, Carl C. Bell, editors. --New York, NY: Springer , c2012.
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Three decades into the HIV pandemic, the goals remain clear: reduce the number of infections, improve the health outcomes of those who are infected, and eliminate disparities in care. And one observation continues to gain credence: families are a powerful resource in preventing, adapting to, and coping with HIV. Recognizing their complex role as educators, mentors, and caregivers, Family and HIV/AIDS assembles a wealth of findings from successful prevention and intervention strategies and prov…
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Pequegnat, Willo
Bell, Carl C
Responsibility
Willo Pequegnat, Carl C. Bell, editors
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiv, 364 p. : 7 ill.)
ISBN
9781461404392
Subjects (MeSH)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome - prevention & control
HIV Infections - prevention & control
Health Behavior
Parent-Child Relations
Primary prevention
Risk Factors
Subjects (LCSH)
Maternal and infant welfare
Social work
AIDS
Abstract
Three decades into the HIV pandemic, the goals remain clear: reduce the number of infections, improve the health outcomes of those who are infected, and eliminate disparities in care. And one observation continues to gain credence: families are a powerful resource in preventing, adapting to, and coping with HIV. Recognizing their complex role as educators, mentors, and caregivers, Family and HIV/AIDS assembles a wealth of findings from successful prevention and intervention strategies and provides models for translating evidence into effective real-world practice. Chapters spotlight the differing roles of mothers and fathers in prevention efforts, clarify the need for family/community collaborations, and examine core issues of culture,ethnicity, gender, and diagnosis (e.g., minority families, adolescents with psychological disorders). Throughout, risk reduction and health promotion are shown as a viable public health strategy. Among the topics covered: The family as the model for HIV prevention. The role of settings in family-based prevention of HIV/STDs. Couples-based HIV prevention and treatment. Parents as agents of HIV prevention for gay, lesbian, and bisexual youth. Promoting family-focused evidence-based practice in HIV/AIDS care. Families and HIV medical adherence. A reference with considerable utility across the health, mental health, and related disciplines, Family and HIV/AIDS will be a go-to resource for practitioners working with families, researchers studying at-risk populations, administrators seeking to create new (or evaluate existing) prevention and care programs, and policymakers involved in funding such programs. From Jose Szapocznik, Ph.D., Executive Dean for Research and Research Training Chair,Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami The editors and authors are to be commended for bringing together an impressive amount of findings on the role of families in preventing and addressing HIV infection. The book documents the tremendous progress in this program of research since the publication of Working with Families in the Era of AIDS IN 2000. While the book is focused on ethnic minority families and HIV, the strategies have application for all families coping with a range of chronic diseases and should be tremendously useful for research, public health care providers, and policy makers.
Contents
Foreword -- Part I: Overview of Family and HIV and Mental Health -- Families and HIV/AIDS: First Line of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention -- Family as the Model for Prevention of Mental and Physical Health Problems -- The Role of Settings in Family Based-Prevention of HIV/STDs -- Part II: Role of Families in Prevention and Care -- Parents as AIDS educators -- Mothers: The Major Force in Preventing HIV/STD Risk Behaviors -- Fathers and HIV: A Missing Factor in Developing Interventions but Not in the Lives of Their Children -- Communities and HIV -- Couples-based HIV Prevention and Treatment: State of Science, Gaps and Future Directions -- The Role of Families Among Orphans and Vulnerable Children In Confronting HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa -- Collaborating with Families and Communities to Prevent Youth HIV Risk Taking and Exposure -- Families and HIV Medical Adherence -- Part III. Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Issues in Families -- Family-Based HIV Prevention with African American and Hispanic Youth -- Parents as Agents of HIV Prevention for Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Youth -- Family-Based HIV Prevention for Adolescents with Psychiatric Disorders -- Part IV. Implementing Family Systems Evidence-Based Prevention -- Adaptation of Interventions for Families Affected by HIV -- Promoting Family-Focused Evidenced-Based Practice in Frontline HIV/AIDS Care -- Part V. Challenges for the Future -- Future Directions for Family-Based Prevention and Treatment Research: Challenges and Emerging Issues.
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The federal initiative to address HIV/AIDS in Canada : strengthening federal action in the Canadian response to HIV/AIDS.

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Federal Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS in Canada. [Ottawa] : Government of Canada, 2004.
Call Number
WC 503.6 G68 2004
Location
Aberdeen Hospital
Call Number
WC 503.6 G68 2004
Corporate Author
Federal Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS in Canada
Other Authors
Public Health Agency of Canada
Publisher
[Ottawa] : Government of Canada, 2004.
Physical Description
16, 20 p. ; 28 cm.
ISBN
0662685695
Other Subjects
AIDS
HIV
Format
Book
Location
Aberdeen Hospital
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Health Issues Confronting Minority Men Who Have Sex with Men

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat30293
edited by Sana Loue. --New York, NY: Springer Science+Business Media , c2008.
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Online
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Author
Loue, Sana
Responsibility
edited by Sana Loue
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer Science+Business Media
Date of Publication
c2008
ISBN
9780387745398
Subjects (MeSH)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV infections
Homosexuality, male
Mental Disorders
Minority Groups
Sexual Behavior
Subjects (LCSH)
Public health
Psychology, clinical
Sexual behavior
AIDS
Format
e-Book
Location
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HIV/AIDS in South Africa 25 Years On : Psychosocial Perspectives

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat29619
edited by Poul Rohleder, Leslie Swartz, Seth C. Kalichman, Leickness Chisamu Simbayi. --New York, NY: Springer Science+Business Media , c2010.
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Rohleder, Poul
Other Authors
Swartz, Leslie
Kalichman, Seth C
Simbayi, Leickness Chisamu
Responsibility
edited by Poul Rohleder, Leslie Swartz, Seth C. Kalichman, Leickness Chisamu Simbayi
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer Science+Business Media
Date of Publication
c2010
ISBN
9781441903068
Subjects (MeSH)
HIV infections
Health Policy
Social Conditions
South Africa
Subjects (LCSH)
AIDS
Public health
Social sciences
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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HIV and the Brain : New Challenges in the Modern Era

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat28972
edited by Karen Tokie Tashima, Victor Valcour, Ned Charlton Sacktor, Robert H. Paul. --Totowa, NJ: Humana Press , c2009.
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Author
Tashima, Karen Tokie
Other Authors
Valcour, Victor
Sacktor, Ned Charlton
Paul, Robert H
Responsibility
edited by Karen Tokie Tashima, Victor Valcour, Ned Charlton Sacktor, Robert H. Paul
Place of Publication
Totowa, NJ
Publisher
Humana Press
Date of Publication
c2009
Series Title
Current clinical neurology
ISBN
9781597454346
Subjects (MeSH)
HIV infections - complications
AIDS Dementia Complex
Brain - physiopathology
Cognition disorders - etiology
Subjects (LCSH)
AIDS
Neurology
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Medications you may need after having your baby : Yarmouth Regional Hospital

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Maternal Child Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1693
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Instructions are given for certain medications you may need after you have your baby for the treatment of pain, heartburn, iron deficiency, and hemorroids.
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Maternal Child Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Parturition
Pain Management
Heartburn - drug therapy
Iron - therapeutic use
Hemorroids - drug therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Childbirth
Pain--Treatment
Heartburn
Iron
Hemorroids
Abstract
Instructions are given for certain medications you may need after you have your baby for the treatment of pain, heartburn, iron deficiency, and hemorroids.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Maternal Child Services, Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Pamphlet Number
1693
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Options for birth after cesarean

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35904
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Reproductive Care Program of Nova Scotia. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1847
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This pamphlet explains the options available to women who have had a baby by cesarean birth (sometimes called “cesarean delivery”, “c-section” or “CS”). Women who have had a cesarean often give birth vaginally in their next pregnancy. This may be referred to as Trial of Labour after Cesarean (TOLAC) or Vaginal Birth after Cesarean (VBAC). When you can plan for a VBAC, what makes a VBAC safe and successful, as well as the benefits and risks of VBAC, are listed. The French version of this pamphle…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Reproductive Care Program of Nova Scotia
Alternate Title
Options for birth after cesarean section
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Vaginal Birth after Cesarean
Subjects (LCSH)
Childbirth
Specialty
Gynaecology
Abstract
This pamphlet explains the options available to women who have had a baby by cesarean birth (sometimes called “cesarean delivery”, “c-section” or “CS”). Women who have had a cesarean often give birth vaginally in their next pregnancy. This may be referred to as Trial of Labour after Cesarean (TOLAC) or Vaginal Birth after Cesarean (VBAC). When you can plan for a VBAC, what makes a VBAC safe and successful, as well as the benefits and risks of VBAC, are listed. The French version of this pamphlet 1891, "Choix d’accouchement après une césarienne", is also available.
Responsibility
Adapted by Reproductive Care Program of Nova Scotia from PL-0902 with permission of IWK Perinatal Centre, Halifax NS © 2015
Pamphlet Number
1847
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The Politics and History of AIDS Treatment in Brazil

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat28491
by Amy Nunn. --New York, NY: Springer-Verlag , c2009.
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Online
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Author
Nunn, Amy
Responsibility
by Amy Nunn
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date of Publication
c2009
ISBN
9780387096186
Subjects (MeSH)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome - history
Health Policy
Brazil
Subjects (LCSH)
AIDS
Public health
Social sciences
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Positive Prevention : Reducing HIV Transmission among People Living with HIV/AIDS

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat28576
edited by Seth C. Kalichman. --Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers , c2005.
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Online
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Author
Kalichman, Seth C
Responsibility
edited by Seth C. Kalichman
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers
Date of Publication
c2005
ISBN
9780306487002
Subjects (MeSH)
HIV Infections - prevention & control
Disease Transmission, Infectious - prevention & control
Subjects (LCSH)
AIDS
Infectious diseases
Public health
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Public Health Aspects of HIV/AIDS in Low and Middle Income Countries : Epidemiology, Prevention and Care

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat30449
edited by David D. Celentano, Chris Beyrer. --New York, NY: Springer-Verlag , c2009.
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Author
Celentano, David D
Other Authors
Beyrer, Chris
Responsibility
edited by David D. Celentano, Chris Beyrer
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date of Publication
c2009
ISBN
9780387727110
Subjects (MeSH)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome - epidemiology
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome - prevention & control
HIV infections - epidemiology
HIV Infections - prevention & control
Public Health
Developing Countries
Socioeconomic Factors
Subjects (LCSH)
AIDS
Public health
Epidemiology
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Radiology of HIV/AIDS : a practical approach

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat33578
Hongjun Li, editor. --Dordrecht: People's Medical Publishing House ; Springer , c2014.
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Online
Provides a comprehensive overview of modern methodology, diagnostic methods and techniques of HIV/AIDS imaging.
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Other Authors
Li, Hongjun
Responsibility
Hongjun Li, editor
Place of Publication
Dordrecht
Publisher
People's Medical Publishing House ; Springer
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xli, 902 pages)
ISBN
9789400778238 (electronic bk.)
9789400778221
Subjects (MeSH)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome - complications
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome - diagnostic imaging
Diagnosis, Differential
HIV infections - complications
HIV Infections - diagnostic imaging
Radiography
Subjects (LCSH)
AIDS (Disease) - Diagnosis
Diagnosis, Radioscopic
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome - diagnosis
Diagnostic Imaging
AIDS
Abstract
Provides a comprehensive overview of modern methodology, diagnostic methods and techniques of HIV/AIDS imaging.
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors in HIV/AIDS Therapy

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat29037
edited by Vassil St.Georgiev, Gail Skowron, Richard Ogden, Joep M. A. Lange. --Totowa, NJ: Humana Press , c2006.
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Online
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Author
St.Georgiev, Vassil
Other Authors
Skowron, Gail
Ogden, Richard
Lange, Joep M. A
Responsibility
edited by Vassil St.Georgiev, Gail Skowron, Richard Ogden, Joep M. A. Lange
Place of Publication
Totowa, NJ
Publisher
Humana Press
Date of Publication
c2006
Series Title
Infectious disease
ISBN
9781597450850
Subjects (MeSH)
HIV infections - drug therapy
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome - drug therapy
Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors - therapeutic use
Subjects (LCSH)
AIDS
Pharmacy
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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