The current situation of HIV/AIDS in South Africa

SOURCE: Mental health and HIV/AIDS: report on a round-table discussion March 2003
OUTPUT TYPE: Chapter in Monograph
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2003
TITLE AUTHOR(S): O.Shisana
SOURCE EDITOR(S): M.Freeman
KEYWORDS: HIV/AIDS, HIV/AIDS PREVALENCE, MENTAL HEALTH
DEPARTMENT: Social Aspects of Public Health (SAPH)
Web link: http://www.hsrcpress.ac.za/full_title_info.asp?id=2003
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 3095

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Abstract

This presentation summarizes some of the main findings of the Nelson Mandela/HSRC study in HIV/AIDS with a particular emphasis in HIV prevalence. This study is the first systematically sampled national community-based survey of prevalence in South Africa.