Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, April 12th, 2005
"HIV/AIDS affects over 40 million people worldwide, and more than 70% of these people live in Africa. Mother-to-child transmission of HIV accounts for over 90% of all HIV infections in children under the age of 15 years.
"However, implementing HIV prevention policies in Africa is extremely difficult because of the poor medical and socio-economic infrastructure," wrote investigators in Austria.
"In this paper, we present a discrete-event simulation model that evaluates the relative benefits of two potentially affordable...
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