The Economics of Effective AIDS Treatment – Evaluating Policy Options for Thailand

Published: January 1, 2006

The Economics of Effective AIDS Treatment – Evaluating Policy Options for Thailand

Contents

Boxes, Figures, Maps, and Tables    vii
Dedication    xiii
Foreword by Sombat Thanprasertsuk, M.D.    xv
Acknowledgments    xvii
Abbreviations    xix
Executive Summary    xxi
     1. Introduction    1
     2. The Thai AIDS Epidemic Now    11
     3. HIV/AIDS and Antiretroviral Therapy    45
     4. The Effects of Thailand’s Current AIDS Policy    89
     5. Policies to Strengthen Treatment Programs: Evaluating the Costs and Benefits of Alternative Policy Scenarios    137
     6. Sensitivity of the Policy Rankings to Key Assumptions    155
     7. Major Findings and Recommendations    165

Appendix A: Impact of ART on Survival    173
Appendix B: Costs of Antiretroviral Therapy    185
Appendix C: Costs of Support Groups of People Living with HIV/AIDS    191
References    199

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