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Acces to Earlier Testing and Care - Plennary Session of the HIV in Europe Conference Copenhagen 2012

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HIV in Europe

Presentations on Access to Earlier Testing and Care: - Key issues for HIV testing in Europe, Martin Donoghoe; - Challenges in earlier HIV testing and linkage to care among people who inject drugs, Roland Simon; - HIV testing guidelines in Europe and linkage to care: need for implementation -...

Tags: Policy makers, NGOs, WHO European region, Policy, Testing and counselling
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Opening session HIV in Europe Conference Copenhagen 2012

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HIV in Europe

With speeches and slide presentations:
- Objectives and expected outcomes of the conference, Ton Coenen & Jens Lundgren
- Welcome note from Copenhagen University, Ulla Wewer
- Keynote speech: European Commission, Marisa Matias
- Earlier HIV testing and care on the...

Tags: NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, WHO European region, Care and support, Testing and counselling, Policy
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Conference Proceedings HIV in Europe Copenhagen 2012

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Misha Hoekstra, rapporteur / HIV in Europe

The HIV in Europe Initiative has the overall objective of ensuring that PLHIV enter care earlier than is currently the case. The conferences of HIV in Europe create a platform for national and innovative best practice initiatives on testing around Europe and share knowledge and experiences...

Tags: Policy makers, People living with HIV (PLHIV), WHO European region, Testing and counselling, Care and support, Stigma and discrimination
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Guidance on couples HIV testing and counselling, including antiretroviral therapy for treatment and prevention in serodiscordant couples

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World Health Organization (WHO)

New WHO guidelines recommend offering HIV testing and counselling to couples, wherever HIV testing and counselling is available, including in antenatal clinics. For couples where only one partner is HIV positive, the guidelines recommend offering antiretroviral therapy to the HIV positive...

Tags: NGOs, Policy makers, Health care professionals, Global, Positive prevention, Treatment, Testing and counselling
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Introduction to ARV Therapy

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Group of authors

This leaflet gives basic information about ARV therapy for people affected with HIV - both for those who are starting the therapy, or have been taking HIV treatment for a long time, as well as people close to them.

Tags: General public, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Eastern Europe, Central Europe, Testing and counselling, Treatment
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HIV in Primary Care

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Madge S, Matthews M, Singh S, Theobald N

An essential guide for GPs, practice nurses and other members of the primary healthcare team. Fully revised and updated for 2011, the booklet covers:
the clinical diagnosis of HIV in primary care with photographs; how to offer an HIV test and give results; side-effects of antiretroviral...

Tags: Health care professionals, Western Europe, Care and support, Stigma and discrimination, Testing and counselling
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