A comparison of screening batteries in the detection of neurocognitive impairment in HIV-infected Spanish speakers.

@article{Levine2011ACO,
  title={A comparison of screening batteries in the detection of neurocognitive impairment in HIV-infected Spanish speakers.},
  author={Andrew J. Levine and Manuel Palomo and Charles H. Hinkin and Miguel Valdes-Sueiras and E Gireld L{\'o}pez and Glenn E. Mathisen and Suzanne M. Donovan and Elyse J. Singer},
  journal={Neurobehavioral HIV medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={3},
  pages={79-86}
}
BACKGROUND A substantial number of Spanish-speaking individuals from Mexico and Central America are now living in the United States. These individuals are at heightened risk for HIV infection and, due to late diagnosis and limited resources, for HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND). Early detection is key, yet adequate methods for detecting HAND in Spanish speakers, especially in resource-poor areas, remains problematic. Therefore, it is necessary to identify accurate yet efficient… CONTINUE READING

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