Essays about: "HIV"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 317 essays containing the word HIV.

  1. 1. ART Adherence challenges faced by HIV- positive women in the Prevention of Mother-to Child Transmission of HIV in sub- Saharan AfricaA meta - synthesisAuthor: Belinda Deya

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kvinnors och barns hälsa

    Author : Belinda Deya; [2022]
    Keywords : HIV; Sub Sahara; Adherence;

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  2. 2. The In-Visible : Life as an IDU with HIV in Romania

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Georgia Cristiana Zavatti; [2022]
    Keywords : IDU; homeless; HIV; post-socialist; structural violence; biopolitics; governmentality; homo sacer; other; stigma; risk; ID card; drugs; vulnerability; visibility; invisibility;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to present the situation of the intravenous drug-users (IDUs) living with HIV in Romania, with a focus on Bucharest. The study follows the IDUs experiences from the environment they live in, to the day-to-day examples of structural violence they face. READ MORE

  3. 3. QC upgrade and verification for HS-Lenti RT Activity Kit

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Annie Eriksson; Elisabeth Lööf; Filippa Nilsson; Niklas Eckert Elfving; Sadat Mufti; Simon Oscarson; Tove Jonsson; [2022]
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    Abstract : The aim of this project was to present a cost-efficient quality control routine to ensure thefunctionality of HS-Lenti RT Activity Kit, an ELISA-based kit produced by Cavidi AB, thatscreens for lentiviruses such as HIV. Two main methods for quality control are presented inthis report; acceptance sampling and Statistical Process Control (SPC). READ MORE

  4. 4. The Effect of Pre-exposure Prophylaxis for HIV Implementation on the Spread of Syphilis: Evidence from Brazil

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Marcos Antonio Zaffari Jr.; [2022]
    Keywords : Health Economics; HIV; PrEP; Syphilis; Econometrics; Behavioural Economics;

    Abstract : This study investigates the effect of offering Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) against HIV, as a public policy, on the spread of syphilis through behavioral changes on the willingness to engage on riskier sex behavior (i.e. condomless sex). READ MORE

  5. 5. The Effect of Socioeconomic, Patient, and Logistic Determinants on Antiretroviral Pre-Treatment Drug Resistance A Regression Analysis Model

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Miljövetenskap

    Author : Linah Faza; [2022]
    Keywords : HIV; Pre-treatment drug resistance; Antiretroviral; socioeconomic determinants; HDI; PrEP.;

    Abstract : Introduction Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a double stranded RNA retrovirus. According to the World Health Organization more than 30 million individuals were estimated to have HIV by the end of 2020, about 60% of which are in the African region. READ MORE