Presentation on theme: "HIV/AIDS in Argentina Vanesa Fridman, MD Infectious Disease Hospital de Clinicas Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina."— Presentation transcript:
HIV/AIDS in Argentina Vanesa Fridman, MD Infectious Disease Hospital de Clinicas Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
ARGENTINA Territory: 2.780.400 km² Population: 40.091.359 95.4 male per 100 female Capital: Buenos Aires city 14.185 per Km2 We are here! Flag and coat of arms Buenos Aires city
ARGENTINA We love drinking mate We love eating Dulce de Leche We love football
HIV/AIDS in Argentina 47.898 HIV positive 50% does not know their HIV condition130.000 5.000 new patients/year are reported every year to the Health Department (aprox 1.700 attended private care clinics)
Male to female ratio 1.7 Age at diagnosis increased from 30 to 35 from 2000 to 2009 Mean way of acquisition: -Men sexual 86% (heterosexual 50%) -Women 88% sexual (heterosexual) Between 2008-2009: 230 perinatal Mortality (2008): 35.3 per millon
HIV/AIDS in Argentina 69% attend public health In 2009 the Ministry of Health gave treatment to 29.886 HIV patients In 2009, it was spent $187.504.607 (46.876.151 US$s) in ARV, treatment for OI and milk The health department also gave treatment for coinfection:HCV (315 cases, 0.08/10000) and HBV (487 cases, 0.12/10000) and vaccines
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