Skip to content

Advertisement

You're viewing the new version of our site. Please leave us feedback.

Learn more

Health care in Burma

Edited by Chris Beyrer
Conflict and Health

The papers presented here are among the core outcomes of the "Responding to Infectious Diseases in the Border Regions of South and Southeast Asia" conference hosted in January 2007.

This collection of articles has not been sponsored and articles have undergone the journal’s standard peer-review process. The Guest Editor declares no competing interests.

View all collections published in Conflict and Health


  1. Content type: Research

    Mobile population groups are at high risk for contracting HIV infection. Many factors contribute to this risk including high prevalence of risky behavior and increased risk of violence due to conflict and war....

    Authors: Rukhsana Gazi, Alec Mercer, Tanyaporn Wansom, Humayun Kabir, Nirod Chandra Saha and Tasnim Azim

    Citation: Conflict and Health 2008 2:5

    Published on:

  2. Content type: Review

    Myanmar is experiencing an HIV epidemic documented since the late 1980s. The National AIDS Programme national surveillance ante-natal clinics had already estimated in 1993 that 1.4% of pregnant women were HIV ...

    Authors: Brian Williams, Daniel Baker, Markus Bühler and Charles Petrie

    Citation: Conflict and Health 2008 2:3

    Published on:

  3. Content type: Research

    Burma records the highest number of malaria deaths in southeast Asia and may represent a reservoir of infection for its neighbors, but the burden of disease and magnitude of transmission among border populatio...

    Authors: Adam K Richards, Linda Smith, Luke C Mullany, Catherine I Lee, Emily Whichard, Kristin Banek, Mahn Mahn, Eh Kalu Shwe Oo and Thomas J Lee

    Citation: Conflict and Health 2007 1:9

    Published on:

Advertisement