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What Is the Most Pressing Issue in HIV Care Today?

July 23, 2013


Kate Buchacz, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Non-HIV Chronic Diseases

"As an epidemiologist and researcher with the HIV Outpatient Study, I think one of the biggest issues is the burden of chronic diseases, many of which are untreated and undiagnosed or underdiagnosed and therefore shortening survival and decreasing quality of life in HIV-infected patients."

-- Kate Buchacz, Ph.D., M.P.H., U.S. Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, Ga.

This article was provided by It is a part of the publication The 20th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2013).


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