Quality of life for children and adolescents: impact of HIV infection and antiretroviral treatment.

@article{Lee2006QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life for children and adolescents: impact of HIV infection and antiretroviral treatment.},
  author={Grace Soyon Lee and Steven L. Gortmaker and Kenneth Mcintosh and Michael R. Hughes and James M. Oleske},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2006},
  volume={117 2},
  pages={273-83}
}
BACKGROUND HIV/AIDS mortality rates in the United States are declining; pediatric HIV has become a chronic disease, with quality of life (QoL) outcomes assuming greater importance. OBJECTIVES To compare QoL among HIV-infected and uninfected children and to assess the impact of different antiretroviral regimens on QoL among HIV-infected children. METHODS Perinatally exposed, HIV-infected (N = 1847) and uninfected (N = 712) children and adolescents were studied. Among infected children, 1283… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 35 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…