PHRU


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PHRU

abbreviation for:
Public Health Resource Unit
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Potential participants were identified via the PHRU clinic database matching study age and treatment criteria.
According to PHRU, a fifteen-year-old South African today has a 70 percent lifetime risk of AIDS, and Baragwanath Hospital's community clinics see more than 12,000 infected women every year.
Francois Venter, Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute (WRHI), Johannesburg; Helen Rees, WRHI; Yogan Pillay, Deputy Director General, Department of Health; Nono Simelela, Special Adviser to the Deputy President as Chair of South African National AIDS Council (SANAC); Thobile Mbengashe, Chief Director HIV and AIDS, STI, Department of Health; Nathan Geffen, Treatment Action Campaign; Francesca Conradie, SA HIV Clinicians Society, Clinical Advisor to Right To Care (RTC); Olive Shisana, Human Sciences Research Council; Dino Rech, Centre for HIV and AIDS Prevention Studies (CHAPS); Celicia Serenata, National Strategic Plan Writing Team member; Dirk Taljaard, CHAPS; Glenda Gray, Perinatal HIV Research Unit (PHRU)
Zuzimpilo is an initiative of the Perinatal HIV Research Unit (PHRU),' Khosa explains.
(IQR) Patients with CD4 2 175 (22.1) 631 (25.4) 1 932 (27.3) <50 cells/[micro]l, N (%) Masi- Cohort phumelele McCord PHRU Adults enrolled, N (%) 642 (1.4) 3 575 (7.9) 948 (2.1) Age (yrs), med.
A dedicated paediatric HIV clinic on the hospital premises (Harriet Shezi clinic) provides outpatient services to more than 3 500 HIV-infected children and the Perinatal HIV Research Unit (PHRU) provides PMTCT support in the Soweto area.
CHER commenced in July 2005 in two South African sites, the Perinatal HIV Research Unit (PHRU) in Soweto and the Children's Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Unit (KID-CRU) at Tygerberg in the Western Cape.
Our own James McIntyre and Glenda Grey from the Perinatal HIV Research Unit (PHRU) kicked things off with a Memorial Lecture (Sunday), a very entertaining, unique and at times savage discussion of South Africa's HIV programme and history, with special mention of the PMTCT programme.