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AIDS risk assessment

by LadiesMan
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LadiesMan
#1
Apr7-08, 06:51 PM
P: 98
Canadian Blood Services inquires about a personís travels before blood donations are accepted. Explain why this practice can be classified as preventive.

Answer:
Inquiring about an individualís travel is a positive practice to preventing HIV occurrences. When travelling to many tropical areas of the world (i.e. Africa), there is a higher risk of contracting infectious diseases.

But why is there a higher risk?
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Snazzy
#2
Apr7-08, 07:32 PM
P: 459
How do tropical areas and places like Canada, US, the EU, differ?
LadiesMan
#3
Apr7-08, 07:51 PM
P: 98
they are warmer in terms of climate.

Snazzy
#4
Apr7-08, 07:57 PM
P: 459
AIDS risk assessment

That's a start. How else are they different? Think in terms of how a third world country is different from an industrialised country.
LadiesMan
#5
Apr7-08, 08:36 PM
P: 98
i guess our economy is higher, more diversity in medicine, more technological advanced. I like how you are doing this Snazzy. I learn better. :)
Snazzy
#6
Apr7-08, 09:19 PM
P: 459
That's better. If you've ever been to a third-world country, doctors might give you medication or tell you to do certain things with what you eat or drink. Why is that?


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