The HIV Infection

  • Edwin Cassem
Part of the Philosophy and Medicine book series (PHME, volume 41)


The acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) can well be considered the greatest health crisis in the twentieth century. This paper reviews the epidemiology, cause, clinical course, and prevention and treatment of the disease.


Human immunodefIciency Virus Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type Human immunodefIciency Virus Infection Acquire Immunodeficiency Syndrome Drug Abuser 
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