Integrating HIV/AIDS and Alcohol Research

Abstract

Many people at risk for or already infected with HIV abuse alcohol, contributing to the difficulties in preventing the spread of the infection and treating infected patients. Thus, alcohol-abusing patients may delay testing for HIV, accessing appropriate medical care, and initiating antiretroviral therapy (ART), which may hasten disease progression to full… (More)

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@inproceedings{Bryant2010IntegratingHA, title={Integrating HIV/AIDS and Alcohol Research}, author={Kendall J. Bryant and Steve M Nelson and R. Scott Braithwaite and Deidra Roach}, booktitle={Alcohol research & health : the journal of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism}, year={2010} }