Tanzania Commission for AIDS (TACAIDS), Tanzania

Access to Health Services for Key population in Tanzania

Research project HIV/AIDS has rolling back decades of socio-economic development in Sub Saharan Africa. While there are indications of declining HIV infection rates in the general population, men who have sex with men (MSM), female sex workers (FSW) and people who i ... Midterm report 2018: Key population are at higher risk of HIV and Hepatitis B and C infection and substantial proportion practice risk behaviours. Awareness and access to preventive and curative health services is poor. Stigma, violence, disc ...
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Diabetes and associated complications in HIV patients

Research project The goal of the study is to generate data demonstrating that HIV patients have higher burden of diabetes in order to stimulate development of policies which will help optimize prevention and care of diabetes in HIV patients. Access to antiretrovir ... Midterm report Preliminary results show that of those recruited, 59% (1,157) were females and the mean age was 41 years. The overall prevalence of diabetes was 13% by glycated haemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) test and 6% by oral glucose tolerance test (O ...
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