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HIV Infection and AIDS: An Overview

Author: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

No book to buy Duration: 1 hours
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Course Summary

This course provides an overview of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Topics covered includes transmission, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

Course Format

This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF or Word) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add this Course Now" button above; this will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CEU credits.

Course Syllabus

  • Overview
  • Transmission
  • Symptoms
  • What is AIDS
  • Diagnosis
  • Treatment
  • Prevention
  • Research

Learning Objectives

  • Describe how HIV is spread.
  • Identify the cells most impacted by HIV infection.
  • Explain HAART therapy.


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