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The world health report 2004: changing history

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English
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World Health Organization
Publisher: 
World Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Argues that tackling HIV/AIDS is the world’s most urgent public health challenge. Calls for a comprehensive HIV/AIDS strategy that links prevention, treatment, care and long-term support.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 924156265X
ISSN 10203311

Informe sobre la salud en el mundo 2004: camblemos de la historia

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Spanish
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The world health report 2004: changing history (Spanish)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
World Health Organization
Publisher: 
World Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Argues that tackling HIV/AIDS is the world’s most urgent public health challenge. Calls for a comprehensive HIV/AIDS strategy that links prevention, treatment, care and long-term support.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 9243562657
ISSN 10206760

Women's substance use treatment: celebrating and moving forward: conference syllabus

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Gail Malmo (ed.)
Publisher: 
The Aurora Centre
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Provides all presentations and related material from the conference. Includes information on best practices and programming for the treatment of women with substance abuse problems.

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ADDI.W66 2003

First Nations and Inuit people living with HIV

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English
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National Indian and Inuit Community Representatives Organizations
Publisher: 
National Indian and Inuit Community Health Representatives Organization
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Kahnawake, QC

Provides information about HIV/AIDS and how it works in the body. Also lists information on accessing medication and traditional healing for First Nation and Inuit people.

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AIDS.F57 2001

Clinical practice guidelines for the care and treatment of breast cancer: 15. treatment for women with stage III or locally adva

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English
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Canadian Medical Association
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Defines the optimal treatment for women with stage III or locally advanced breast cancer (LABC).

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Includes bibliographical references.

Women & HIV/AIDS: treatment issues

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English
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Canadian AIDS Society
Publisher: 
Canadian AIDS Society
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Highlights key issues with regard to women and HIV treatment. Describes how although women are more physiologically at risk to HIV, they are underprepresented in treatment and clinical trials.

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Improving adherence in HIV positive women

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English
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James Jones
Virpi Ranta
Debra Corbett
Publisher: 
Center for Health Care Strategies
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Princeton, NJ

Evaluates the effectiveness of various peer counselling strategies to get better adherence to treatment plans for HIV positive women.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
Français
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Information provision and referral

Provides information to help people living with HIV/AIDS and their caregivers make informed health care decisions. Assists physicians and other health care professionals access the latest information on AIDS treatment advances.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-203-7122
Email Address: 
questions@catie.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
416-203-8284
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-263-1638
Street Address: 
PO Box 1104, 505-555 Richmond St W
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5V 3B1

AVENTA Addiction Treatment for Women

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
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Clinical or health care services

Provides drug, alcohol and gambling addiction recovery services to women. Facilities offer residential, outpatient and long-term recovery services. Programs are based on the concept that addiction is a holistic illness and requires change in four areas: physical, emotional, social and spiritual.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(403) 245-9050
Email Address: 
info@AVENTA.org
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(403) 245-9485
Street Address: 
2005 10th Avenue SW
City: 
Calgary
Province: 
Alberta
Postal/ZIP Code: 
T3C 0K4

Cancer in pregnancy

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English
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Online
Author: 
Motherisk
Publisher: 
Motherisk
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides a tool for oncologists, OB-GYNs, perinatologists, neonatologists, family physicians, and other scientists concerned with the diagnosis, management, prognosis, and fetal outcome of cancer in pregnancy.

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