The role of surveilance in HIV/AIDS prevention in Indonesia

Myrnawati (2002) The role of surveilance in HIV/AIDS prevention in Indonesia.

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Up to date, surveillance of HIT,'/AIDS conducted in Indonesia was mostlv passive in its nature and reluctanly triggered if needed. But data and information collected show that the HIV/AIDS has been spreaded in a large area concurrently with prevalence elevation of Sexual Related Disease. To predict the extent of Sexual Related Disease and HIV/AIDS infection in Indonesia at present and projected tendency in the future, an active and manageable surveilance program should be carried out. Sentinel surveilance is recommended by WHO as a principal mean to detect HIV infection and its geographical and demographical spread from time to time and its tendency in the future. HIV sentinel surveilance is a repeating cross-secional design activity by collecting, processing and analysing data to know the prevalence of HIT' antibody of selected population in a particular period. This approach is regarded as the best and efective way, since it focuses on selected risky group, low cost and relatively flexible number of man power and apparatus

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Collections > Koleksi Perpustakaan Di Indonesia > Perpustakaan Di Indonesia > JKPTYARSI > Journal > Kedokteran > Jurnal Kedokteran YARSI > Tahun 2000
Divisions: Universitas Komputer Indonesia > Perpustakaan UNIKOM
Depositing User: Admin Repository
Date Deposited: 16 Nov 2016 07:38
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2016 07:38

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