oa South African Journal of Sports Medicine - HIV infection in sport: a review of current issues

Volume 3, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1015-5163
  • E-ISSN: 2078-516X



Regular participation in physical activity is well recognized as an important preventative health measure. In contrast, in the last decade, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection has become a major global public health threat. The impact of HIV infection is likely to have a major effect on the South African population as a whole, including the sporting population. In this article issues relating to HIV infection and participation in physical activity are reviewed.

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