Living with the dying: An early AIDS experience

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Abstract

The HIV/AIDS epidemic in boys and men with hemophilia began in the early 1980s with the puzzling occurrence of systemic illness and fatal opportunistic infections in patients who had received plasma-derived clotting factor concentrates. This brief narrative describes one physician's experience in caring for patients with hemophilia and HIV infection early in the epidemic.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)150-153
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Pain and Symptom Management
Volume46
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2013

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Hemophilia A
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Blood Coagulation Factors
Opportunistic Infections
HIV Infections
HIV
Physicians

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nursing(all)
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Living with the dying : An early AIDS experience. / Ballard, James.

In: Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, Vol. 46, No. 1, 01.07.2013, p. 150-153.

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