Up to Half of HIV-Infected Patients on Effective HAART Still Ultimately Develop Neurocognitive Impairment, Study Finds (February 11, 2009)
Igor Grant, M.D., presents new data from the CHARTER study indicating that, although the prevalence of dementia is significantly down in the modern treatment era, 40 percent to 50 percent of HIV-infected patients on effective HAART will still eventually develop some form of neurological impairment -- and in most cases, the impairment will impact their day-to-day lives.
In The 16th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, from TheBodyPRO.com
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