Learning Outcomes

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

  • Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold.
  • Summarise the main features of the HIV epidemic in Ethiopia.
  • Describe the basic components and functions of the immune system, and explain what HIV is and how the immune system is affected by it.
  • Describe the usual course of an HIV infection and how it progresses to AIDS in the absence of effective treatment.
  • Describe the modes of transmission of HIV.
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