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[thejournal.ie] , Russell, Cliodhna Increase in rate of HIV cases in Irish people aged over 50. (27 Sep 2017)

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A European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) study has found that rates of the infection have increased in 16 countries in Europe and decreased in only one – Portugal.... Cases attributable to injecting drug use also reduced in younger people but increased in older people.......

 

[More detailed Irish data on HIV infections can be found on the Health Protection Surveillance Centre website]

Item Type:News
Source:thejournal.ie
Date:27 September 2017
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Subjects:G Health and disease > Disorder by cause > Communicable disease > HIV
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Health related prevention > Health information and education > Communicable disease control
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Health related prevention > Health information and education > Communicable disease control > HIV prevention
T Demographic characteristics > Elderly / Older person
T Demographic characteristics > Intravenous / injecting drug user
VA Geographic area > Europe
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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