AIDS: What is now known. IV. Psychosocial aspects, treatment prospects

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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 languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)125-164
Number of pages40
JournalHospital Practice
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 1986


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