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What is it going to take to move youth-related program policies into practice?

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2020 is on the horizon, and global targets speak to the end of AIDS. However, evidence suggests that this optimism does not hold for young people. It is estimated that HIV-related deaths among adolescents living with HIV (ALHIV) have tripled since 2000, making HIV the leading cause of mortality in this age group in Africa. As young people reach adulthood, they must be transferred to adult care and enabled to begin managing their own health. When this transition is enacted poorly, adherence ma...

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10.7448/IAS.20.4.21491

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Wolfson College
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BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of the International AIDS Society Journal website
Volume:
20
Issue:
Suppl 3
Pages:
21491
Publication date:
2017-05-05
Acceptance date:
2016-10-18
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1758-2652
Pubs id:
pubs:668764
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uri:b1c55ad7-a542-4756-b8ca-e02b24c5cff7
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uuid:b1c55ad7-a542-4756-b8ca-e02b24c5cff7
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pubs:668764

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