PHRU


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AcronymDefinition
PHRUPerinatal HIV Research Unit (est. 1996; South Africa)
PHRUPublic Health Resource Unit (UK)
PHRUPopulation Health Research Unit (Dalhousie University; Canada)
PHRUPolice Human Resources Unit (UK)
PHRUPig Health and Research Unit (Victoria, Australia)
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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.
Pregnancy events for the years 1995-2000 were counted from the PHRU "WHERE" file which uses the Statistics Canada "GEOCODE PCCF" file data to assign census geography for individuals based on registration with Nova Scotia's Medical Services Insurance (MSI) Registry.
The PHRU receives referrals from antenatal clinics for patients who test HIV-positive, and their partners, for initiation of ART.