HIV/AIDS surveillance in Europe 2017

2016 data

by Anastasia Pharris, Annemarie Stengaard, Andrew J. Amato-Gauci et al.
European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and WHO’s Regional Office for Europe, November 2017

124 pp. 11.8 MB

Europe is the world’s only region to report a rise in new HIV infections, with 160,000+ people newly diagnosed in 2016. Eastern Europe, with 80% of the newly diagnosed cases, is fuelling the alarming pace. Pointing to late diagnosis in more than half (51%) of the reported cases as one reason, the ECDC and WHO call for improved testing.

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