HIV and Aging by Sharon Dian Lee

By Sharon Dian Lee

More than twenty years into the worldwide HIV epidemic, many HIV confident sufferers who've entry to antiretroviral medicinal drugs are graying. those sufferers and their clinicians now face one other set of complicated healthiness matters relating to getting older. HIV and Aging examines the identified results of HIV and HIV medicines on older sufferers and on their immune platforms. The booklet explores the coalescence of getting older and HIV on neurologic, psychiatric, cardiovascular, endocrine, renal, and pulmonary structures and oncology.



Written by way of a few of today’s best specialists, HIV and Aging solutions questions like:






  • What are the similarities with immune procedure adjustments that ensue with getting older and people linked to HIV?

  • What results do HIV and HIV medicinal drugs have on cardiovascular health?

  • What will we find out about drug interactions among antiretrovirals and drugs used to regard illnesses of aging?

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