The spectrum of symptoms among rural South Africans with HIV infection.

@article{Shawn2005TheSO,
  title={The spectrum of symptoms among rural South Africans with HIV infection.},
  author={Erin R Shawn and Laura Campbell and Marilyn Buyisiwe Mnguni and Kathleen M Defilippi and Ann Bartley Williams},
  journal={The Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care : JANAC},
  year={2005},
  volume={16 6},
  pages={12-23}
}
The vast majority of people infected with HIV in South Africa have no access to antiretroviral therapy, making palliative care the only treatment available. An important element of palliative care is symptom management. However, little is known about the range of symptoms and the distress associated with them among rural South Africans living with HIV/AIDS… CONTINUE READING