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By Sharon Dian Lee

ISBN-10: 1420065971

ISBN-13: 9781420065978

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ISBN-13: 9781420065985

Greater than twenty years into the worldwide HIV epidemic, many HIV optimistic sufferers who've entry to antiretroviral drugs are graying. those sufferers and their clinicians now face one other set of advanced overall healthiness matters with regards to getting older. HIV and getting older examines the recognized results of HIV and HIV medicinal drugs on older sufferers and on their immune platforms. The e-book explores the coalescence of getting older and HIV on neurologic, psychiatric, cardiovascular, endocrine, renal, and pulmonary platforms and oncology. Written via a few of today’s most sensible specialists, HIV and getting older solutions questions like: What are the similarities with immune approach adjustments that ensue with getting older and people linked to HIV? What results do HIV and HIV medicines have on cardiovascular healthiness? What will we find out about drug interactions among antiretrovirals and drugs used to regard illnesses of getting older?

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HIV AND AGING INTRODUCTION Patients with HIV are living longer because of the remarkable strides that have been made in understanding and treating both the virus and the complications associated with it. Psychiatry has become increasingly important to HIV care providers because of the high rates of psychiatric comorbidity found in HIV populations. Psychiatric disorders not only play a role in the behaviors that get people infected but also have a profound influence on heath care access and adherence to medical recommendations.

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