DRUGALCOHOL ABUSE ECHD 3170
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Date Created: 09/12/15
ECHD NOTES The effect of the virus is to create a deficiency within the body39s immune system There are 2 types of HIV HIV 1 HIV2 Medical professionals refer to the CD4 count to decide when to begin treatment during HIV infection level of CD4 has to be below 350 to treatll Count for AIDS below 200 could be up to 10 yrs The initial symptoms include thrush HAART meds protease inhibitors reverse transcriptase inhibitors NRTIs amp NNRTIs Integrase inhibitors most recent medications HIV tests look for HIV antibodies blood saliva urine rapid tests take 20 minutes it takes 612 weeks for infection to show up all positives must be followed by 2nd test quiz 11 million americans have HIV 333 million in the world 225 million in sub saharaafrica approx 20 do not know they are infected there is one new infection 95 every minutes more than 14k people with AIDS die in US every yr men account for roughly 75 of individs w new HIV heterosexual IV drug users rep 12 of new US HIV hereterseX IV drug users rep 19 of current US HIV 50 ofall new cases worldwide occur in ppllt 25 know men more than women ppl under 25 high risk group
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