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[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Specificity and Sensitivity of Low Cost CVD / Diabetes Risk Stratification Strategies

Nachiket Mor - March 21, 2013
In our work in rural India we use WHO's STEPwise survelliance tool. While steps 1 and 2 of the WHO STEPwise surveillance tool record behavioural data and anthropometric measurements, both of which ca...
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Diabetes diabetes mellitus Heart Disease High-risk groups Obesity prevention Stepwise
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Special double issue of HIV Prevention Update

John Nicholson - Jan. 19, 2011
Special double issue of HIV Prevention Update Nicholson John
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Addressing structural risk Community engagement cost effectiveness High-risk groups iPrEx male circumcision Monitoring & Evaluation MSM pmtct postexposure prophylaxis PreP Risk Assessment Scaling up & managing at scale Sexual transmission
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Scientific American special on HIV: MSM in the context of generalized epidemics

Maria May - Aug. 30, 2010
A series looking at recent scientific advances in HIV can be found on the Scientific American Website. As a starting point for the series, Kaiser Family Foundation has a nice summary of all the art...
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Addressing structural risk Generalized epidemic High-risk groups HIV prevention MSM Sexual transmission structural risk
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Closeted Calamity: The Hidden HIV Epidemic of Men Who Have Sex with Men

Maria May - Aug. 30, 2010
Closeted Calamity: The Hidden HIV Epidemic of Men Who Have Sex with Men May Maria
Keywords:
Addressing structural risk Generalized epidemic High-risk groups HIV prevention MSM Sexual transmission structural risk
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Managing HIV Prevention from the Ground Up: Avahan's Experience with Peer Led Outreach at Scale in India

Bobby Shady - May 14, 2010
Managing HIV Prevention from the Ground Up: Avahan's Experience with Peer Led Outreach at Scale in India Shady Bobby Managing HIV Prevention From the Ground Up...
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Avahan commercial sex workers Community engagement Developing targeted interventions female sex workers High-risk groups India MSM peer led outreach Scaling up & managing at scale Sexual transmission transgender
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Effective prevention strategies in low HIV prevalence settings

Bobby Shady - May 11, 2010
Effective prevention strategies in low HIV prevalence settings Shady Bobby Effective Prevention Strategies in Low HIV Prevalence Settings EFFECTIVE PREVENTION S...
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Developing targeted interventions Generalized epidemic High-risk groups Low Prevalence Strategy