The Resource The guide to living with HIV infection : developed at the Johns Hopkins AIDS Clinic, John G. Bartlett, Ann K. Finkbeiner

The guide to living with HIV infection : developed at the Johns Hopkins AIDS Clinic, John G. Bartlett, Ann K. Finkbeiner

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The guide to living with HIV infection : developed at the Johns Hopkins AIDS Clinic
Title
The guide to living with HIV infection
Title remainder
developed at the Johns Hopkins AIDS Clinic
Statement of responsibility
John G. Bartlett, Ann K. Finkbeiner
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"... source of medical, emotional, social, and practical advice available for those infected with HIV and their loved ones ... the guide provides essential information for making decisions about treatment and testing in a world transformed by new research and pharmacotherapy ... address the latest information about risks of transmission, viral mutations that confer drug resistance, and new, rapid HIV testing. They offer guidelines for Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART), a therapy protocol that has dramatically increased life expectancy for HIV-positive people. They describe how to follow HAART and when to change drug regimens, the symptoms of and treatments for HAART side effects, and the costs of and insurance coverage for HAART. They also outline the possibilities for a diagnosis of 'no detectable virus.'"--Publisher description
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DLC
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Bartlett, John G
Dewey number
362.196/9792
Index
index present
LC call number
RC607.A26
LC item number
.B376 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
NLM call number
WC 503.7
NLM item number
B289g 2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
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Finkbeiner, Ann K.
Series statement
A Johns Hopkins Press health book
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  • AIDS (Disease)
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
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The guide to living with HIV infection : developed at the Johns Hopkins AIDS Clinic, John G. Bartlett, Ann K. Finkbeiner
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
When first diagnosed : understanding and communicating about HIV -- Preventing transmission of HIV infection : understanding how HIV Is spread -- HIV infection and its treatment -- HIV infection and its effects on the emotions -- HIV infection and its effects on interpersonal relations -- The complications of HIV infection and their treatment -- Options for medical care : medical personnel and procedures -- Traditional medicine -- Practical matters : making legal, financial, and medical decisions -- On dying : preparing for and accepting death -- On living : tactics for preserving mental health -- What's ahead
Edition
6th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (396 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)190774414
Label
The guide to living with HIV infection : developed at the Johns Hopkins AIDS Clinic, John G. Bartlett, Ann K. Finkbeiner
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
When first diagnosed : understanding and communicating about HIV -- Preventing transmission of HIV infection : understanding how HIV Is spread -- HIV infection and its treatment -- HIV infection and its effects on the emotions -- HIV infection and its effects on interpersonal relations -- The complications of HIV infection and their treatment -- Options for medical care : medical personnel and procedures -- Traditional medicine -- Practical matters : making legal, financial, and medical decisions -- On dying : preparing for and accepting death -- On living : tactics for preserving mental health -- What's ahead
Edition
6th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (396 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)190774414

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