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AIDS in Nigeria

A Nation on the Threshold

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PAPERBACK

$30.00 • £22.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674018686

Publication: May 2006

Short

578 pages

24 page color insert

Harvard Series on Population and Development Studies

World

Preface

Foreword Adetokunbo O. Lucas

PART I: THE IMPACT OF THE EPIDEMIC IN NIGERIA

Essay An Awakening to AIDS

1. Introduction

Phyllis J. Kanki and Olusoji Adeyi

2. The Epidemiology of HIV/AIDS in Nigeria

Abdulsalami Nasidi and Tekena O. Harry

3. The Virology and Dynamics of the Epidemic

David O. Olaleye, Tekena O. Harry, and Georgina N. Odaibo

4. The Molecular Epidemiology of HIV

Seema Thakore Meloni, Akinyemi Ojesina, and David O. Olaleye

5. The Role of Sexually Transmitted Infections in HIV Transmission

Folasade T. Ogunsola

6. The Pathophysiology and Clinical Manifestations of HIV/AIDS

Idris Mohammed and Abdulsalami Nasidi

7. Social and Cultural Factors Affecting the HIV Epidemic

Lawrence Adeokun

8. The Impact of HIV/AIDS on the Private Sector

David Canning, Ajay Mahal, Olakunle Odumosu, and Prosper Okonkwo

9. The Impact of HIV/AIDS on Nigerian Households

David Canning, Ajay Mahal, Olakunle Odumosu, and Prosper Okonkwo

10. The Stigmatization of People Living with HIV/AIDS

Lawrence Adeokun, Prosper Okonkwo, and Oladapo A. Ladipo

PART II: CONTROLLING HIV/AIDS IN NIGERIA

Essay On the Waterfront

11. The National Response to HIV/AIDS

Oluwole Odutolu, Babatunde A. Ahonsi, Michael Gboun, and Oluwatoyin M. Jolayemi

12. Building Effective Infrastructures for HIV/AIDS Control

Job Ailuogwemhe and Jean-Louis Sankalé

13. The Role of Civil Society Organizations in HIV/AIDS Control

Irene Ogbogu and Omokhudu Idogho

14. Reaching Vulnerable and High-Risk Groups in Nigeria

Viola Adaku Onwuliri and Oluwatoyin M. Jolayemi

15. The Roles of Behavior Change Communication and Mass Media

Adesegun O. Fatusi and Akin Jimoh

16. Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV

Isaac F. Adewole, Oluwole Odutolu, and Atiene Solomon Sagay

17. Treatment and Care of HIV Disease

John A. Idoko, Babafemi Taiwo, and Robert L. Murphy

18. Research and the Knowledge Base for HIV/AIDS Control

Phyllis J. Kanki and Oni E. Idigbe

PART III: FUTURE POLICIES AND STRATEGIES

Essay From the Trenches

19. Influencing HIV/AIDS Policies and Programs Through a Participatory Process

Iyabo Obasanjo and Modupe D. Oduwole

20. Prospects for an HIV Vaccine

Abdoulaye Dieng Sarr, Lateef Salako, and Souleymane Mboup

21. Development Assistance for Building Institutional Capacity

Olusoji Adeyi and Jane Miller

22. Expenditures on HIV/AIDS and Their Policy Implications

David Canning, Ajay Mahal, Olakunle Odumosu, Prosper Okonkwo, and Adedoyin Soyibo

23. Monitoring and Evaluation of HIV/AIDS in Nigeria

Oluwole Odutolu, Jerome O. Mafeni, Prosper Okonkwo, and Oluwole A. Fajemisin

24. HIV/AIDS and the Military

Ernest Ekong

CONCLUSION

Essay Living Positively with HIV

Conclusion

Contributors

Acronyms