Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . April 14th, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Polio - Planetary Polio Eradication
Case Reports - Tuberculosis Declines, Disease Continues To Be A Concern
Conference Coverage (IUATLD) - Block Grants/Managed Care Threaten TB Control
Education and Prevention (HIV) - Failed Prevention Efforts Endanger Lives of American Youth
Education/Funding - State Doles Out $42,500 For Abstinence-Only Sex Education
International (Uganda) - Update on O'Nyong-Nyong Fever in Uganda
Malignant Melanoma - 21st Century Predicts Alarming Incidence of Skin Cancer
Occupational Risk (TB) - "Cheaper" Masks May Cost More in Long Run
Plasmodium vivax - Georgian Acquires Malaria Through Locally Infected Mosquito
Transplantation (Aortic Heart Valve) - Antimicrobial Processing Did Not Eliminate Contamination
Vaccines (Development) - FDA Licenses Expanded Use for Inactivated Polio Vaccine
Epidemiology (HIV-1 Subtypes) - "Surveillance of HIV-1 Subtypes in 222 US Blood Donors: Identification of First US Subtype A Infection."
HIV-1 Tests (Performance Standards) - "Intra-Shipment Reproducibility of HIV-1 Western Blot Results Reported in Ten Shipment Periods by Laboratories Participating in the CDC MPEP."