As of June 1 under dispensary supervision in the Nikolaev area is5 492 HIV - infectedperson, including465 patients with AIDS, reports management of health care of the regional state administration.
Among persons who are on the dispensary account,1 453 persons are sick with tuberculosis(27,1%). Indicators of prevalence and incidence of HIV - infection/AIDS make 456,3 and 38,8 on 100 thousand population.
For five months 2009 555 new cases of HIV - infection (in 2008 - 499), including 103 children who were born from HIV - positive women (in 2008 - 100 faces) are registered.The incidence indicator on HIV - an infection makes 46,1 on 100 thousand population against 41,5 in 2008.
It is registered with the diagnosis AIDS - 41 patient, in 2008 - 40. The indicator of mortality from the diseases caused by AIDS, makes 3,1 on 100 thousand population, against 2,7 in 2008. The death rate increases, at the same timerates of a gain of this indicator owing to introduction of anti-retrovirus therapy managed to be reduced from 79,5% in 2008 to 10,8% in 2009.
It is involved in anti-retrovirus therapy of 1 017 patients of area. 379 or 42% of adult patients who receive anti-retrovirus therapy have the status of the able-bodied.
For realization of actions for HIV prevention - an infection, treatments, leaving and HIV support - infected and patients with AIDS allocation from the regional budget of 4969,6 thousand UAH, of other local budgets - 3 476,2 thousand UAHis provided