Laboratories of Microbiology, Immunology and Virology of University Hospital ". Georgi" -Plovdiv participating in the " screening level of HIV diagnosis, in impoverished patient surveillance, as well as diagnosing diagnostic problems; disease and treatment.
The Department of Minor Biology and Immunology, within the established programs, provides training on HIV and AIDS problems of key students (scientists, dentists, medicines) and bachelors, post- graduates and doctoral students.
In the section on the treatment of patients with HIV / AIDS at infectious Diseases since 2006, more than 600 people were registered. At this time, it is handled and & # 39; 206 study of HIV-positive people from the department. It is a new patient for 2018 32. There is a 1-patient monthly remedy between BGN 900 and 2000. The cure is free of charge for the patients and is paid by the MH. Today's antiretroviral cure gives rapid and lasting vitamin hindrance so that the virus can not be found in the blood. This ensures that the disease will be infected. continue to delay, and provide good life for contaminated HIV and life distance to those not preserved. What is very important, if the patient has an unexpected virus in the blood, it is not tied.
It is to sign in and to & # 39; Maintaining antiretroviral medicine is essential for health with HIV and public health.
"On December 1, we will remind ourselves that we must continue to be actively and responsibly involved in awareness, diagnosis, treatment and restraint of the spread of disease, and to be involved in the problems of people who are living with HIV / AIDS, "they are Convener of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology of the Medical University of Plovdiv and Laboratories of Minor Biology, Immunology and Vibration at the University Hospital ". Georgi" -Plovdiv.
The Plovdiv University Medical School is also involved in the major AIDS campaign this year. It is the 1st December International Day for the AIDS Fight Against. The initiative aims to bring public awareness of the illness and the initiatives that impede it.
"The European Center for Disease and Control (ECDC) has four key challenges in tackling HIV: developing and examining and examining, and # 39; provides better access to treatment, and viral delivery of control and treatment of HIV-positive continuous stigma, "said the Chief Dr. Mariana Mourdjeva, Head of Department of Microbiology and Immunology and Vice President of the U-Plovdiv Project and International Operational.
According to the National Program for the Prevention and Control of HIV and AIDS in the Ministry of Health, the new issues in Bulgaria before the beginning of October 2018 161, with the total HIV-seropositive number at that time at 1460 people. Of those, 1 334 have been inspected in HIV / AIDS medication areas in infectious clinics in the cities of Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna, Pleven and Stara Zagora and are now blended with antiretroviral cure. The shift from recent years has shown that the number of newly-registered males is far higher than those of women with diseases, with 90% with sexual diseases, with 35% of heterosexual connections, with 53% homosexual / homosexual; 11% were allowed by drug use. Single issues of direct broadcasting, from mother to child, most when joy becomes. The number of men newly registered is almost 4 times on the number of women. There are about 30% of new cases in 2018 with HIV infection in a 30-39 age group. In Bulgaria, those registered automatically with HIV that are nearly 3000, which account for 66% of those infected.
In March 2017, the Health Ministry adopted a new National Program for the Prevention and Control of HIV and Adoptive Adventures in Bulgaria with Horizon 2020. Its main aims are to reduce at least 60% of the organizations with greatest risk through interventions; 75% reduction in new cases of HIV disease, abolition of HIV disease from mother to birth. Program targets include, by 2020, at least 90% of people affected by HIV should be aware of their status; including antiretroviral cure of 90% of people living with HIV who are familiar with their status, and permanent deterrent in treatment. It also aims for 90% of women who are pregnant in HIV testing in 2020; to ensure any protection and discrimination of people living with HIV and those in the highest risk groups.
Thanks to the actions under the National Program, Bulgaria is a low country in the public. According to data from the European Center for Disease Control, new issues of HIV in Bulgaria for 2015 represent 3.1 per 100,000 population, with a frequency of 5.8 per 100,000 for the European Union.
These achievements were also capable of the Global Funding Program for HIV / AIDS Prevention and Control. Invasive services have been introduced into the country among the most vulnerable HIV groups by building centers and networks at a low level of irregular training teams. Conditions have been created to improve the study of HIV disease development. This program has funded activities that provide low-tech services among IDUs, which helped to & # 39; How often HIV is among this group from 46% in 2008 to 12% in 2016.