Disability among Persons Aging with HIV/AIDS.

Abstract

Persons surviving to older ages with HIV/AIDS often face an accelerated aging accompanied by increased comorbidity and decline in health and function. In this chapter, we review the process of disablement among persons aging with HIV/AIDS, from chronic conditions to impairments and functional limitations, leading to disability. Chronic immune activation… (More)

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@article{Leveille2017DisabilityAP, title={Disability among Persons Aging with HIV/AIDS.}, author={Suzanne G. Leveille and Saurja Thapa}, journal={Interdisciplinary topics in gerontology and geriatrics}, year={2017}, volume={42}, pages={101-118} }