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The Sexual Health and Blood Borne Virus Framework 2011-2015



AIDS Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

BBV Blood Borne Virus

COSLA Convention of Scottish Local Authorities ( COSLA)

DASH Data augmentation for sexual health

GP General Practitioner

GUM Genitourinary medicine

HAART Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy

HBV Hepatitis B Virus

HCV Hepatitis C Virus

HIV Human Immunodeficiency Virus

HPS Health Protection Scotland

IDU Injecting Drug User

ISD Information and Statistics Division

LARC Longer Acting Reversible Contraception

LGBT Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender

MCN Managed Care Network

MSM Men who have Sex with Men

NaSH National Sexual Health System

NESNHS Education for Scotland

NESI Needle Exchange Surveillance Initiative

NHS National Health Service

NICE National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence

NSS National Services Scotland

RSHP Relationship, Sexual health and Parenthood education

SOA Single Outcome Agreement

SIGN Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network

SNAP Scottish Needs Assessment Programme

SSHI Scotland's Sexual Health Information report

STI Sexually Transmitted Infection