HIV and aging: An overview of an emerging issue

Sean Slavin, Julian Elliott, Christopher Fairley, Martyn French, Jennifer Hoy, Matthew Law, Sharon Lewin

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Age related morbidity among people living with HIV has increased as people with the virus live longer. This introduction provides an overview of all the articles which cover a spectrum of issues including particular diseases, the science of immunosenescence and the psycho-social challenges of ageing with HIV. It considers whether a syndrome of accelerated ageing exists among people with HIV finding that evidence is currently lacking to support this theory. 

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)449-451
Number of pages3
JournalSexual Health
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 9 Nov 2011

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