Effects of Alcohol and HIV Infection on the Central Nervous System

December 2001
Alcohol Research & Health;2001, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p288
Academic Journal
Summarizes information regarding the prevalence of alcohol abuse among HIV-infected people as well as knowledge regarding the separate and combined effects of HIV infection and alcohol use on the brain and the immune system. Relationship among alcohol use, adherence to HIV treatment regimens and HIV disease progression; Effects of HIV infection/AIDS and alcohol abuse on central nervous system. INSETS: INTRODUCTION TO MAGNETIC RESONANCE SPECTROSCOPY;GLOSSARY.


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