Communicable Diseases: HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Viral Hepatitis, STDs
40 Clock Hours - $175

This course focuses on the impact of substance abuse on the transmission, progression and treatment of communicable diseases. Topics covered include epidemiology, transmission, testing and diagnosis, risk reduction techniques, barriers to treatment, disease progression, medical complications, and prevention and treatment issues. Communicable diseases covered include HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, viral hepatitis, and sexually transmitted diseases.
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