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The definition of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders: are we overestimating the real prevalence?


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Title: The definition of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders: are we overestimating the real prevalence?
Authors: Gisslén, Magnus
Price, Richard W
Nilsson, Staffan
Issue Date: 28-Dec-2011
Publication type: article, peer reviewed scientific
Organization: Department of Infectious Diseases, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Citation: BMC Infectious Diseases. 2011 Dec 28;11(1):356
Abstract: Abstract Background A substantial prevalence of mild neurocognitive disorders has been reported in HIV, also in patients treated with combination antiretroviral therapy (cART). This includes a new disorder that has been termed asymptomatic neurocognitive impairment (ANI). Discussion ANI is identified by performance on formal neuropsychological testing that is at least 1 SD below the mean of normative scores in at least two cognitive domains out of at least five examined in patients without assoc... more
ISBN: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-11-356
ISSN: 1471-2334
Description: © 2011 Gisslén et al; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/28331
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