n CME : Your SA Journal of CPD - Neurosurgical complications of HIV : more about... neurosurgery
|Article Title||Neurosurgical complications of HIV : more about... neurosurgery|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||CME : Your SA Journal of CPD|
|Affiliations||1 University of Cape Town, 2 University of Cape Town, 3 Groote Schuur Hospital and 4 Groote Schuur Hospital|
|Publication Date||Mar 2013|
|Pages||112 - 113|
The number of people in sub-Saharan Africa living with HIV in 2010 was 24 million, accounting for 67% of the global disease burden. HIV is neuro-invasive, gaining access to the central nervous system (CNS) through peripherally infected leucocytes.
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