HIV surveillance training modules: Module 5: surveillance of HIV risk behaviours : module 5 - participant manual
AbstractThis module introduces behavioural surveillance with an emphasis on pre-surveillance activities, measures and indicators, survey methods, sampling approaches, data use and ethical considerations. After completing this course, participants should: * identify the uses of behavioural surveillance * understand the methodological difficulties with indicators for behavioural surveillance and select indicators most suited to particular situations * understand sampling issues and options for behavioural surveillance and understand the criteria for choosing a sampling approach * describe the types of data analysis commonly used in behavioural surveillance and understand the steps in ensuring appropriate data analysis and use * be able to discuss the ethical consideration unique to behavioural surveillance. This course is meant primarily for state/national-level surveillance officers, planners and decision makers. This module can also be used for self-study.
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia. (2007). HIV surveillance training modules: Module 5: surveillance of HIV risk behaviours : module 5 - participant manual. WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/205287
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