The incidence of the human immunodeficiency virus in injured patients in Lusaka.

@article{Kehoe1994TheIO,
  title={The incidence of the human immunodeficiency virus in injured patients in Lusaka.},
  author={N J Kehoe and John E Jellis},
  journal={Injury},
  year={1994},
  volume={25 6},
  pages={375-8}
}
Patients may present with pathology that is not directly related to their primary complaint. The possibility of the presence of an infecting agent may not be considered and precautions that should be taken may be inappropriately forsaken. A multispecialty study is being undertaken at the University of Zambia to assess the influence of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) on the presentation, treatment and outcome of surgical pathology. This study examines the HIV status of 100 patients… CONTINUE READING