Palabra clave ‘healthcare’

SOUTH AFRICA: Top five recent successes in HIV

jueves, junio 9th, 2011

South Africa’s HIV/AIDS programme has come a long way from the dark days of denialism and deadly treatment delays. Francois Venter, chairman of the country’s bi-annual HIV conference, SA AIDS 2011, gave IRIN/PlusNews five reasons to be happy about the country’s progress:


Virtual Hospital to HIV-positive patients

viernes, mayo 27th, 2011

A ‘Virtual Hospital’ that provides a comprehensive package of HIV care is a safe and feasible option for chronically HIV-infected people whose condition is stable, a Spanish study published in the online journal PLoS ONE suggests.


SA, Italy work on AIDS vaccine

viernes, abril 22nd, 2011

The Italian and South African health departments plan to test the next phase of a vaccine against HIV on 200 people with chronic HIV, they said.