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The Resource AIDS sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), including facts about its origins, stages, types, transmission, risk factors, and prevention, and featuring details about diagnostic testing, antiretroviral treatments, and co-occurring infections, such as cytomegalovirus, mycobacterium avium complex, pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, and toxoplasmosis; along with tips for living with HIV/AIDS, updated statistics, reports on current research initiatives, a glossary of related terms, and a list of resources for additional help and information, edited by Sandra J. Judd

AIDS sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), including facts about its origins, stages, types, transmission, risk factors, and prevention, and featuring details about diagnostic testing, antiretroviral treatments, and co-occurring infections, such as cytomegalovirus, mycobacterium avium complex, pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, and toxoplasmosis; along with tips for living with HIV/AIDS, updated statistics, reports on current research initiatives, a glossary of related terms, and a list of resources for additional help and information, edited by Sandra J. Judd

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AIDS sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), including facts about its origins, stages, types, transmission, risk factors, and prevention, and featuring details about diagnostic testing, antiretroviral treatments, and co-occurring infections, such as cytomegalovirus, mycobacterium avium complex, pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, and toxoplasmosis; along with tips for living with HIV/AIDS, updated statistics, reports on current research initiatives, a glossary of related terms, and a list of resources for additional help and information
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AIDS sourcebook
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basic consumer health information about the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), including facts about its origins, stages, types, transmission, risk factors, and prevention, and featuring details about diagnostic testing, antiretroviral treatments, and co-occurring infections, such as cytomegalovirus, mycobacterium avium complex, pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, and toxoplasmosis; along with tips for living with HIV/AIDS, updated statistics, reports on current research initiatives, a glossary of related terms, and a list of resources for additional help and information
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edited by Sandra J. Judd
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Language
eng
Summary
"Provides basic consumer health information about transmission, testing, and treatment of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), related complications, and tips for living with HIV/AIDS. Includes index, glossary of related terms and directory of resources"--
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DLC
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362.196/9792
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illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC606.64
LC item number
.A337 2011
Literary form
non fiction
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Judd, Sandra J
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Health reference series
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AIDS (Disease)
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AIDS sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), including facts about its origins, stages, types, transmission, risk factors, and prevention, and featuring details about diagnostic testing, antiretroviral treatments, and co-occurring infections, such as cytomegalovirus, mycobacterium avium complex, pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, and toxoplasmosis; along with tips for living with HIV/AIDS, updated statistics, reports on current research initiatives, a glossary of related terms, and a list of resources for additional help and information, edited by Sandra J. Judd
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface -- Part 1: Basic Information About Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) -- Chapter 1: Definition and origin of HIV and AIDS -- Chapter 2: HIV stages and types -- 2-1: HIV life cycle -- 2-2: Stages of HIV infection -- 2-3: Acute HIV infection -- 2-4: HIV types, subtypes, groups, and strains -- 2-5: HIV superinfection -- Chapter 3: How HIV causes AIDS -- Chapter 4: HIV/AIDS: a statistical overview -- 4-1: HIV/AIDS prevalence and incidence in the United States and worldwide -- 4-2: HIV/AIDS and minority populations -- Part 2: HIV/AIDS Transmission, Risk Factors, And Prevention -- Chapter 5: HIV and its transmission: an overview -- Chapter 6: Risky behaviors and HIV -- 6-1: Alcohol use and HIV risk -- 6-2: Club drug use and HIV risk -- 6-3: Injection drug use and HIV risk -- 6-4: Sexual risk factors and HIV transmission -- 6-5: Sexually transmitted diseases and HIV risk -- 6-6: Tattoos and piercings and HIV risk -- Chapter 7: HIV risk in the healthcare setting -- 7-1: Occupational exposure -- 7-2: Patient exposure -- 7-2: Patient exposure -- 7-3: Blood transfusion and organ donation recipients -- Chapter 8: Other HIV transmission rumors and risks -- 8-1: Insect bites -- 8-2: Kissing, biting, scratching, or spitting -- 8-3: Needle-stick injuries in a non-healthcare setting -- 8-4: Sports -- Chapter 9: HIV/AIDS risks and prevention strategies in targeted populations -- 9-1: Youth -- 9-2: Women -- 9-3: Men who have sex with men -- 9-4: Older adults -- 9-5: Homeless populations -- 9-6: Prison populations -- Chapter 10: HIV/AIDS prevention -- 10-1: Safer sex -- 10-2: Circumcision -- 10-3: Protecting our blood supply -- 10-4: Syringe exchange programs -- 10-5: Universal precautions for healthcare workers -- Chapter 11: Preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV -- Chapter 12: HIV vaccines and microbicides -- 12-1: Preventive vaccines -- 12-2: Microbicides -- Chapter 13: HIV prophylaxis -- 13-1: Pre-exposure prophylaxis -- 13-2: Post-exposure prophylaxis -- Part 3: Receiving An HIV/AIDS Diagnosis -- Chapter 14: HIV testing -- 14-1: HIV testing basics -- 14-2: HIV testing frequency and window period -- 14-3: Confidential and anonymous testing -- 14-4: Opt-out testing -- 14-5: Pre-and post-test counseling -- Chapter 15: Types of HIV diagnostic tests -- 15-1: ELISA/Western blot tests -- 15-2: p24 antigen tests -- 15-3: Rapid oral HIV tests -- 15-4: HIV home tests kits -- Chapter 16: Understanding your test results -- 16-1: What do your test results mean? -- 16-2: Do you have AIDS? -- 16-3: Signs and symptoms of HIV and AIDS -- Chapter 17: You and your HIV/AIDS healthcare provider: first steps -- 17-1: Choosing a provider -- 17-2: Questions to ask your doctor -- Chapter 18: Navigating the healthcare system: what you need to know -- Part 4: Treatments And Therapies For HIV/AIDS -- Chapter 19: Antiretroviral treatment -- 19-1: Introduction to HIV and AIDS treatment -- 19-2: Starting anti-HIV medications -- 19-3: Recommended HIV treatment regimens -- 19-4: Deciding which drugs to take -- Chapter 20: HIV/AIDS treatment adherence -- Chapter 21: HIV/AIDS treatment interruptions -- Chapter 22: Monitoring HIV/AIDS treatment success -- 22-1: Viral load test -- 22-2: CD4 test -- 22-3: Drug resistance test -- Chapter 23: HIV/AIDS treatment side effects -- 23-1: Common side effects -- 23-2: Hepatotoxicity and lactic acidosis -- 23-3: Hyperglycemia -- 23-4: Hyperlipidemia -- 23-5: Lipodystrophy -- 23-6: Mitochondrial toxicity -- 23-7: Osteonecrosis, osteoporosis , and osteopenia -- 23-8: Peripheral neuropathy -- 23-9: Skin rash -- Chapter 24: Other HIV/AIDS treatment complications -- 24-1: Drug interactions -- 24-2: Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome -- Chapter 25: HIV/AIDS treatment failure -- 25-1: What is treatment failure? -- 25-2: Changing your HIV treatment regimen -- 25-3: Salvage therapy -- Chapter 26: Alternative and complementary therapies for HIV/AIDS -- Chapter 27: Medical marijuana for HIV/AIDS -- Chapter 28: HIV/AIDS treatments in development -- 28-1: Acne drug prevents HIV breakout -- 28-2: Gene therapy shows promise against HIV -- 28-3: Immune therapies -- 28-4: Therapeutic HIV vaccines -- Chapter 29: HIV/AIDS clinical trials -- Chapter 30: HIV and AIDS treatment for children -- Chapter 31: HIV and AIDS treatment for pregnant women -- Part 5: Common Co-Occurring Infections And Complications OF HIV/AIDS -- Chapter 32: Opportunistic infections and their relationship to HIV/AIDS -- Chapter 33: Strategies for managing opportunistic infections -- Chapter 34: HIV/AIDS and co-occurring bacterial infections -- 34-1: Bacillary angiomatosis -- 34-2: Bacterial pneumonia -- 34-3: Mycobacterium avium complex -- 34-4: Tuberculosis -- Chapter 34: HIV/AIDS and co-occurring fungal infections -- 35-1: Candidiasis -- 35-2: Cryptococcal meningitis -- 35-3: Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia -- Chapter 36: HIV/AIDS and co-occurring parasitic infections -- 36-1: Crytosporidiosis -- 36-2: Toxoplasmosis -- Chapter 37: HIV/AIDS and co-occurring viral infections -- 37-1: Cytomegalovirus -- 37-2: Herpes simplex virus -- 37-3: Herpes zoster virus -- 37-4: Human papillomavirus -- 37-5: Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy -- 37-6: Viral hepatitis -- Chapter 38: HIV/AIDS and co-occurring cancer -- 38-1: HIV infection and cancer risk -- 38-2: Kaposi sarcoma -- 38-3: AIDS-related lymphoma -- Chapter 39: Other AIDS-related health concerns -- 39-1: AIDs dementia complex -- 39-2: Oral health issues -- 39-3: HIV-related pain -- 39-4: Wasting syndrome -- Part 6: Living With HIV Infection -- Chapter 40: Coping with an HIV/AIDS diagnosis -- 40-1: How to cope: things to keep in mind -- 40-2: Things you can do to enhance your emotional well-being -- 40-3: Connecting with others -- Chapter 41: Staying healthy with diet and exercise when you have HIV/AIDS -- 41-1: HIV and nutrition -- 41-2: HIV and exercise -- Chapter 42: Avoiding infections when you have HIV/AIDS -- 42-1: Preventing infection from pets -- 42-2: Safe food and water -- 42-3: Staying healthy while traveling -- 42-4: Vaccinations -- Chapter 43: Life issues when you have HIV/AIDS -- 43-1: Dating and HIV -- 43-2: Having children -- 43-3: Aging with HIV/AIDS -- Chapter 44: HIV/AIDS status disclosure -- 44-1: Do you have to tell? Legal disclosure requirements and other considerations -- 44-2: Telling your spouse or sexual partners -- 44-3: Telling your family and friends -- 44-4: Workplace disclosure -- 44-5: Disclosure to healthcare providers -- Chapter 45: HIV/AIDS patients and legal rights -- 45-1: Your rights in the workplace -- 45-2: Fair housing act: frequently asked questions -- 45-3: How the laws apply to persons with HIV -- Chapter 46: Public benefits, insurance, and housing options for persons with HIV -- 46-1: Social security for people living with HIV/AIDS -- 46-2: Insurance options for people with HIV -- 46-3: Housing options for people with HIV -- Chapter 47: Caring for someone with AIDS at home -- Part 7: Additional Help And Information -- Chapter 48: Glossary of HIV/AIDS-related terms -- Chapter 49: Directory of organizations for people with HIV/AIDS and their families and friends -- Index
Control code
ocn717293601
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xviii, 682 p.
Isbn
9780780811478
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011013086
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)717293601
Label
AIDS sourcebook : basic consumer health information about the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), including facts about its origins, stages, types, transmission, risk factors, and prevention, and featuring details about diagnostic testing, antiretroviral treatments, and co-occurring infections, such as cytomegalovirus, mycobacterium avium complex, pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, and toxoplasmosis; along with tips for living with HIV/AIDS, updated statistics, reports on current research initiatives, a glossary of related terms, and a list of resources for additional help and information, edited by Sandra J. Judd
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface -- Part 1: Basic Information About Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) -- Chapter 1: Definition and origin of HIV and AIDS -- Chapter 2: HIV stages and types -- 2-1: HIV life cycle -- 2-2: Stages of HIV infection -- 2-3: Acute HIV infection -- 2-4: HIV types, subtypes, groups, and strains -- 2-5: HIV superinfection -- Chapter 3: How HIV causes AIDS -- Chapter 4: HIV/AIDS: a statistical overview -- 4-1: HIV/AIDS prevalence and incidence in the United States and worldwide -- 4-2: HIV/AIDS and minority populations -- Part 2: HIV/AIDS Transmission, Risk Factors, And Prevention -- Chapter 5: HIV and its transmission: an overview -- Chapter 6: Risky behaviors and HIV -- 6-1: Alcohol use and HIV risk -- 6-2: Club drug use and HIV risk -- 6-3: Injection drug use and HIV risk -- 6-4: Sexual risk factors and HIV transmission -- 6-5: Sexually transmitted diseases and HIV risk -- 6-6: Tattoos and piercings and HIV risk -- Chapter 7: HIV risk in the healthcare setting -- 7-1: Occupational exposure -- 7-2: Patient exposure -- 7-2: Patient exposure -- 7-3: Blood transfusion and organ donation recipients -- Chapter 8: Other HIV transmission rumors and risks -- 8-1: Insect bites -- 8-2: Kissing, biting, scratching, or spitting -- 8-3: Needle-stick injuries in a non-healthcare setting -- 8-4: Sports -- Chapter 9: HIV/AIDS risks and prevention strategies in targeted populations -- 9-1: Youth -- 9-2: Women -- 9-3: Men who have sex with men -- 9-4: Older adults -- 9-5: Homeless populations -- 9-6: Prison populations -- Chapter 10: HIV/AIDS prevention -- 10-1: Safer sex -- 10-2: Circumcision -- 10-3: Protecting our blood supply -- 10-4: Syringe exchange programs -- 10-5: Universal precautions for healthcare workers -- Chapter 11: Preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV -- Chapter 12: HIV vaccines and microbicides -- 12-1: Preventive vaccines -- 12-2: Microbicides -- Chapter 13: HIV prophylaxis -- 13-1: Pre-exposure prophylaxis -- 13-2: Post-exposure prophylaxis -- Part 3: Receiving An HIV/AIDS Diagnosis -- Chapter 14: HIV testing -- 14-1: HIV testing basics -- 14-2: HIV testing frequency and window period -- 14-3: Confidential and anonymous testing -- 14-4: Opt-out testing -- 14-5: Pre-and post-test counseling -- Chapter 15: Types of HIV diagnostic tests -- 15-1: ELISA/Western blot tests -- 15-2: p24 antigen tests -- 15-3: Rapid oral HIV tests -- 15-4: HIV home tests kits -- Chapter 16: Understanding your test results -- 16-1: What do your test results mean? -- 16-2: Do you have AIDS? -- 16-3: Signs and symptoms of HIV and AIDS -- Chapter 17: You and your HIV/AIDS healthcare provider: first steps -- 17-1: Choosing a provider -- 17-2: Questions to ask your doctor -- Chapter 18: Navigating the healthcare system: what you need to know -- Part 4: Treatments And Therapies For HIV/AIDS -- Chapter 19: Antiretroviral treatment -- 19-1: Introduction to HIV and AIDS treatment -- 19-2: Starting anti-HIV medications -- 19-3: Recommended HIV treatment regimens -- 19-4: Deciding which drugs to take -- Chapter 20: HIV/AIDS treatment adherence -- Chapter 21: HIV/AIDS treatment interruptions -- Chapter 22: Monitoring HIV/AIDS treatment success -- 22-1: Viral load test -- 22-2: CD4 test -- 22-3: Drug resistance test -- Chapter 23: HIV/AIDS treatment side effects -- 23-1: Common side effects -- 23-2: Hepatotoxicity and lactic acidosis -- 23-3: Hyperglycemia -- 23-4: Hyperlipidemia -- 23-5: Lipodystrophy -- 23-6: Mitochondrial toxicity -- 23-7: Osteonecrosis, osteoporosis , and osteopenia -- 23-8: Peripheral neuropathy -- 23-9: Skin rash -- Chapter 24: Other HIV/AIDS treatment complications -- 24-1: Drug interactions -- 24-2: Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome -- Chapter 25: HIV/AIDS treatment failure -- 25-1: What is treatment failure? -- 25-2: Changing your HIV treatment regimen -- 25-3: Salvage therapy -- Chapter 26: Alternative and complementary therapies for HIV/AIDS -- Chapter 27: Medical marijuana for HIV/AIDS -- Chapter 28: HIV/AIDS treatments in development -- 28-1: Acne drug prevents HIV breakout -- 28-2: Gene therapy shows promise against HIV -- 28-3: Immune therapies -- 28-4: Therapeutic HIV vaccines -- Chapter 29: HIV/AIDS clinical trials -- Chapter 30: HIV and AIDS treatment for children -- Chapter 31: HIV and AIDS treatment for pregnant women -- Part 5: Common Co-Occurring Infections And Complications OF HIV/AIDS -- Chapter 32: Opportunistic infections and their relationship to HIV/AIDS -- Chapter 33: Strategies for managing opportunistic infections -- Chapter 34: HIV/AIDS and co-occurring bacterial infections -- 34-1: Bacillary angiomatosis -- 34-2: Bacterial pneumonia -- 34-3: Mycobacterium avium complex -- 34-4: Tuberculosis -- Chapter 34: HIV/AIDS and co-occurring fungal infections -- 35-1: Candidiasis -- 35-2: Cryptococcal meningitis -- 35-3: Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia -- Chapter 36: HIV/AIDS and co-occurring parasitic infections -- 36-1: Crytosporidiosis -- 36-2: Toxoplasmosis -- Chapter 37: HIV/AIDS and co-occurring viral infections -- 37-1: Cytomegalovirus -- 37-2: Herpes simplex virus -- 37-3: Herpes zoster virus -- 37-4: Human papillomavirus -- 37-5: Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy -- 37-6: Viral hepatitis -- Chapter 38: HIV/AIDS and co-occurring cancer -- 38-1: HIV infection and cancer risk -- 38-2: Kaposi sarcoma -- 38-3: AIDS-related lymphoma -- Chapter 39: Other AIDS-related health concerns -- 39-1: AIDs dementia complex -- 39-2: Oral health issues -- 39-3: HIV-related pain -- 39-4: Wasting syndrome -- Part 6: Living With HIV Infection -- Chapter 40: Coping with an HIV/AIDS diagnosis -- 40-1: How to cope: things to keep in mind -- 40-2: Things you can do to enhance your emotional well-being -- 40-3: Connecting with others -- Chapter 41: Staying healthy with diet and exercise when you have HIV/AIDS -- 41-1: HIV and nutrition -- 41-2: HIV and exercise -- Chapter 42: Avoiding infections when you have HIV/AIDS -- 42-1: Preventing infection from pets -- 42-2: Safe food and water -- 42-3: Staying healthy while traveling -- 42-4: Vaccinations -- Chapter 43: Life issues when you have HIV/AIDS -- 43-1: Dating and HIV -- 43-2: Having children -- 43-3: Aging with HIV/AIDS -- Chapter 44: HIV/AIDS status disclosure -- 44-1: Do you have to tell? Legal disclosure requirements and other considerations -- 44-2: Telling your spouse or sexual partners -- 44-3: Telling your family and friends -- 44-4: Workplace disclosure -- 44-5: Disclosure to healthcare providers -- Chapter 45: HIV/AIDS patients and legal rights -- 45-1: Your rights in the workplace -- 45-2: Fair housing act: frequently asked questions -- 45-3: How the laws apply to persons with HIV -- Chapter 46: Public benefits, insurance, and housing options for persons with HIV -- 46-1: Social security for people living with HIV/AIDS -- 46-2: Insurance options for people with HIV -- 46-3: Housing options for people with HIV -- Chapter 47: Caring for someone with AIDS at home -- Part 7: Additional Help And Information -- Chapter 48: Glossary of HIV/AIDS-related terms -- Chapter 49: Directory of organizations for people with HIV/AIDS and their families and friends -- Index
Control code
ocn717293601
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xviii, 682 p.
Isbn
9780780811478
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011013086
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)717293601
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