Prevalence of cognitive disorders differs as a function of age in HIV virus infection.

@article{Becker2004PrevalenceOC,
  title={Prevalence of cognitive disorders differs as a function of age in HIV virus infection.},
  author={James T. Becker and Oscar L. Lopez and Mary Amanda Dew and H J Aizenstein},
  journal={AIDS},
  year={2004},
  volume={18 Suppl 1},
  pages={S11-8}
}
OBJECTIVES Ten per cent of all new cases of AIDS in the United States are in persons older than 50 years. This is particularly problematical in the case of the neuropsychiatric consequences of HIV, because there are neuropsychiatric disorders which become common in older individuals in the absence of HIV. The purpose of this report is to describe the prevalence and incidence of cognitive impairment in HIV-infected individuals enrolled in a community-based study. DESIGN The study consisted of… CONTINUE READING

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