Spectrum of disease in persons with human immunodeficiency virus infection in the United States.

@article{Farizo1992SpectrumOD,
  title={Spectrum of disease in persons with human immunodeficiency virus infection in the United States.},
  author={K M Farizo and James W Buehler and Mary E. Chamberland and Bert Whyte and Erika Sivarajan Froelicher and Sharon G Hopkins and Christopher M Reed and Eve D. Mokotoff and David L. Cohn and S H Troxler},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1992},
  volume={267 13},
  pages={1798-805}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the spectrum of disease in persons with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. DESIGN Retrospective survey of medical records. SETTING More than 50 clinics, hospitals, and private medical practices in nine US cities. PATIENTS A total of 626 women and 7008 men 13 years of age or older with HIV infection who received medical care from January 1990 through March 1991 were consecutively enrolled. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Any history of diseases in the 1987 case… CONTINUE READING