Bone Complications in HIV

In the May issue of “Current Opinion in HIV and AIDS” there are 12 articles dealing with issues related to bone conditions in patients with HIV. An introductory editorial by Todd Brown and Patrick Mallon sets the stage for this important topic, which is particularly relevant as our patients become older and are at increased…Continue Reading

HIV and Older Adults Fact Sheet

Published at AIDSinfo here. View a printable version here. (Last updated 4/5/2016; last reviewed 4/5/2016) Key Points In 2012, people aged 55 and older accounted for one-quarter of all people living with HIV infection in the United States. Many HIV risk factors are the same for adults of any age, but older people are less likely…Continue Reading


Sexual Health in HIV and Aging

Aroonsiri Sangarlangkarn, MD, MPH, Jonathan S. Appelbaum, MD, FACP By the end of the session, learners will be able to: Describe two risk factors for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) including HIV in older adults. Choose three questions that are part of a sexual assessment in older adults.  Outline two indications and two lab tests required…Continue Reading