Psychiatric complications in human immunodeficiency virus infection.

@article{Koutsilieri2002PsychiatricCI,
  title={Psychiatric complications in human immunodeficiency virus infection.},
  author={Eleni Koutsilieri and Carsten Scheller and Sieghart Sopper and Volker ter Meulen and Peter Riederer},
  journal={Journal of neurovirology},
  year={2002},
  volume={8 Suppl 2},
  pages={
          129-33
        }
}
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection is associated with psychiatric complications, including cognitive impairment, affective disorders, and psychosis. These psychiatric complications impair quality of life, affect disease prognosis, and impede treatment by compromising medication adherence. They also increase the likelihood of HIV transmission, either directly or via their high prevalence rate among drug abusers. In this article, the authors provide a brief overview of the most common… CONTINUE READING

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