HIV/AIDS in China Beyond the Numbers

This book presents the history of HIV/AIDS in China, which over the last three decades has been a gripping tale of exclusion and fear, and then, by turns, of involuntary tragedy, cautious experimentation and finally vigorous response. It discusses the occurrence, development and epidemic studies and...

Full description

Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Wu, Zunyou (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Singapore Springer Singapore 2017, 2017
Edition:1st ed. 2017
Series:Public Health in China
Subjects:
Online Access:
Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This book presents the history of HIV/AIDS in China, which over the last three decades has been a gripping tale of exclusion and fear, and then, by turns, of involuntary tragedy, cautious experimentation and finally vigorous response. It discusses the occurrence, development and epidemic studies and also introduces China’s policies and measures to conquer this epidemic, offering readers valuable insights into China’s approach to prevention in this field. Dr. Zunyou Wu is the Director of the National Center for AIDS/STD Control and Prevention, Chinese Center for Disease Control, Beijing, China
Physical Description:XXII, 137 p. 14 illus., 13 illus. in color online resource
ISBN:9789811037467