Case study: role of pharmacists from a public health perspecitive in the management of HIV/AIDS and other STDs
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Presentation
- By: SMITH, Gary (University of Maryland, Pharmacy Practice and Science, Baltimore, United States of America)
Over 40 million people are currently living with HIV/AIDS throughout the world with over 3 million people dying from the disease each year. Patients with HIV/AIDS are often co-infected with other sexually transmitted disease espeically Gonhorrea and Syphilis. The morbidity and mortality of these diseases make them a major public health issue... The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.