An investigation of factors associated with the health and well-being of HIV-infected or HIV-affected older people in rural South Africa

@inproceedings{Nyirenda2012AnIO,
  title={An investigation of factors associated with the health and well-being of HIV-infected or HIV-affected older people in rural South Africa},
  author={Makandwe Nyirenda and Somnath Chatterji and Jane Falkingham and Portia Chipo Mutevedzi and Victoria Hosegood and Maria Evandrou and Paul Kowal and Marie-Louise Newell},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Despite the severe impact of HIV in sub-Saharan Africa, the health of older people aged 50+ is often overlooked owing to the dearth of data on the direct and indirect effects of HIV on older people's health status and well-being. The aim of this study was to examine correlates of health and well-being of HIV-infected older people relative to HIV-affected people in rural South Africa, defined as participants with an HIV-infected or death of an adult child due to HIV-related cause… CONTINUE READING
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