In the absence of specific chemotherapy or vaccines, strategies for containing the epidemic must focus on host and environmental factors - the psychosocial front. There is ample evidence that counseling of would-be blood donors and modification of high-risk practices can prevent transmission of HTLV-III/LAV virus and slow, and eventually even reverse, the growth of the infected population.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||40|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 1 1986|
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