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AIDSinfo Drug Database
The AIDSInfo Drug Database contains fact sheets on more than 80 HIV/AIDS-related drugs. The fact sheets, in patient, health professional, and Spanish versions, provide information on the drug's use, pharmacology, and side effects. The database also includes approved and investigational antiretroviral drugs as well as drugs used in the treatment of opportunistic infections and cancers. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
BioMed Central Women's Health
BioMed Central Women's Health is an open-access journal which publishes original, peer-reviewed research articles in all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis, and management of gynecological, fertility, and breast disorders, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology. n.d.
A USAID-funded global program designed to enhance the response of community and faith-based leaders and institutions to the causes and consequences of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. n.d.
Family Health International
Formed in 1971, FHI is a leader among nonprofit international public health organizations, managing research and field activities in more than 70 countries to meet the public health needs of some of the world's most vulnerable people. n.d.
Family Planning and HIV/AIDS Integration
This website contains an extensive collection of
national and international documents and other
materials related to family planning, reproductive
health, HIV/AIDS, and other health topics. The
material in the collection reflects field
experience and the latest thinking of the health
community on integration of HIV and family
planning services. n.d.
GenderandAIDS UNIFEM Web Portal
A comprehensive gender and HIV/AIDS web portal providing up-to-date information on the gender dimensions of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. n.d.
Global Coalition on Women and AIDS
An initiative of activists, government representatives, community workers, and celebrities, that seeks to stimulate concrete action to improve the daily lives of women and girls. The coalition focuses on preventing new HIV infections among women and girls, promoting equal access to HIV care and treatment, accelerating microbicides research, protecting women's property and inheritance rights, and reducing violence against women. n.d.
HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Women
This new resource from <i>The Body</i> contains
resources, interviews, and information related
to women and HIV. This web site is targeted
primarily at women and the general public, but
other audiences will find the content and links
valuable as well. The Body.
HIV Web Study
The site provides interactive, case-based training modules related to the clinical care of HIV-infected persons. n.d.
International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS (ICW)
An international network run for and by HIV-positive women which aim is to reduce the isolation of women living with HIV/AIDS by exchanging information on health issues, self-help, human rights, and setting up local support networks. n.d.
The initiative supports the provision of HIV-specific care, including access to antiretroviral options, to HIV-infected women and children identified in PMTCT programs, and to their HIV-infected family members as appropriate. n.d.
ProCAARE (Program for the Collaboration Against AIDS and Related Epidemics)
A discussion forum, established as a partnership between SATELLIFE and the Harvard University, that provides a forum for dialogue among clinical and public health physicians, nurses, researchers, policy makers, program managers, and other interested health practitioners both in the developing and industrialized world who are engaged in the fight against AIDS. n.d.
Safe Motherhood Inter-Agency Group
The Safe Motherhood Inter-Agency Group (IAG) seeks to contribute to improved maternal and newborn survival and well-being by promoting and supporting the implementation of cost-effective interventions in the developing world. n.d.
This site is meant to guide physicians and health care workers in the use of antiretroviral therapy and AIDS care delivery in resource-limited settings. Registered users may submit cases to the HIV Case Rounds section of the site, send questions to HIV specialists, and participate in the discussion forums. The site is a project of the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp. n.d.
The RHO Cervical Cancer Resource Library
A library of free science-based resources on
cervical cancer. The Reproductive Health Outlook
(RHO) resource library includes information on the
the HPV vaccine, and other cervical cancer
prevention methods. It also includes a multimedia
section, and training materials. Some materials
are available in French and Spanish. Program for Appropriate Technology in Health.
A woman-specific HIV Internet resource providing information on the latest treatments, therapies, and clinical trials, as well as advocacy tools, slide presentations, a forum for discussion groups, and project start-up guides. n.d.