Biomedical risk, psychosocial influences, and developmental outcomes: lessons from the pediatric HIV population in Africa.


Sub-Saharan Africa is home to millions of HIV-affected children. These children are likely to experience multiple developmental delays. In this chapter, I present data highlighting compromised neurobehavioral, mental health, and scholastic outcomes for children affected by HIV. Furthermore, I discuss biomedical factors (e.g., disease severity and… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/cad.20071