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Record #197420:

Breaking the ice: HIV and AIDS among Inuit in the Canadian Arctic / Alexander Kumar.

Title: Breaking the ice: HIV and AIDS among Inuit in the Canadian Arctic / Alexander Kumar.
Author(s): Kumar, Alexander.
Date: 2006.
Abstract: Evaluates strategies for prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS, with particular reference to their applicability among Canadian Inuit populations. Discusses whether current Canadian HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment strategies are appropriate to Inuit health needs. Recommends Inuit-specific and culturally-sensitive interventions, as Inuit are at higher risk of HIV/AIDS infection than general population of Canada.
Notes:

Submitted in partial fulfilment of intercalated degree of BSc in International Health, University of Leeds.

Keywords: 36 -- Social welfare.
39 -- Ethnography: Inuit.
613/614 -- Health and preventive medicine.
614 -- Public health and safety.
616-036 -- Epidemiology.
616.988 -- Diseases, virus.
616.988.9 -- AIDS and HIV positive.
I -- Medicine and health.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*440.2) -- Nunavut.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-THE: 2006[Kum]
SPRI record no.: 197420

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