The changing face of HIV in China

Nature. 2008 Oct 2;455(7213):609-11. doi: 10.1038/455609a.

Abstract

HIV has advanced from high-risk groups such as intravenous drug users to some in the general population, according to comprehensive new data from the south of China. What needs to be done to halt its spread?

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • China / epidemiology
  • Ethnic Groups / statistics & numerical data
  • Female
  • HIV Infections / epidemiology*
  • HIV Infections / prevention & control
  • HIV Infections / transmission
  • HIV Infections / virology
  • HIV-1 / genetics
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Pregnancy
  • Prevalence
  • Sentinel Surveillance
  • Sex Ratio
  • Sex Work / statistics & numerical data
  • Substance Abuse, Intravenous / epidemiology