Infectious Disease Clinics of North America volume 21, issue 1, P49-70 2007 DOI: 10.1016/j.idc.2007.01.001 View full text
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Daniel E. Cohen, Kenneth H. Mayer

Abstract: HIV primary care is determined by the intersection of the unique aspects of the infection and its treatment, the unique aspects of the populations affected by HIV, and the challenges of disease prevention and health maintenance in the general population. Any primary care provider may be called on to care for a patient living with HIV, and it is incumbent on all medical providers to become proficient in the management of this complex infection. This proficiency includes an awareness of local resources for refer…

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