Study Looks at Reducing New HIV Infections

A massive population-based study launched in the Western Cape and Zambia is aiming to see whether testing large populations for HIV and immediately starting those infected on effective antiretroviral treatment programmes, could close the tap on new infections.

  • South Africa:  Study Aims to Close the HIV Tap

    Health-e, 6 February 2013

    A massive population-based study launched in the Western Cape and Zambia yesterday is aiming to answer the critical question whether testing large populations for HIV and ... read more »

Voluntary counseling and testing is used to combat HIV.

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