16. Substance Addiction and HIV Infection: Scope of the Problem and Management

  1. Norman S. Miller Clinical Professor Courtesy Professor3,4 and
  2. Mark S. Gold Chairman5
  1. Gabriel Sarah1,
  2. Clifford Martin2,
  3. Myles Stone2,
  4. Carol Schneiderman2 and
  5. Stephen A. Klotz2

Published Online: 26 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470710449.ch16

Addictive Disorders in Medical Populations

Addictive Disorders in Medical Populations

How to Cite

Sarah, G., Martin, C., Stone, M., Schneiderman, C. and Klotz, S. A. (2010) Substance Addiction and HIV Infection: Scope of the Problem and Management, in Addictive Disorders in Medical Populations (eds N. S. Miller and M. S. Gold), Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470710449.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA

  3. 5

    College of Medicine, Departments of Psychiatry, Neuroscience, Anesthesiology, Community Health & Family Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine and McKnight Brain Institute, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Health Sciences Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA

  2. 2

    Section of Infectious Diseases, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 27 AUG 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470740330

Online ISBN: 9780470710449

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Keywords:

  • Substance addiction and HIV infection: scope of the problem and management;
  • Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART);
  • intravenous drug user (IVDU);
  • central nervous system (CNS);
  • Men who have Sex with Men (MSM);
  • Matrix of HIV and Substance Addiction;
  • sexually transmitted infections (STIs);
  • Substance Addiction and HIV Risk in Older Adults;
  • Biology of the Substance Misusing HIV-Infected Individual;
  • Management of Addiction or Dependency on Medically Indicated Agents

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Scope of the Problem

  • Matrix of HIV and Substance Addiction

  • Substance Addiction and HIV Risk in Older Adults

  • Biology of the Substance Misusing HIV-Infected Individual

  • Management of Addiction or Dependency on Medically Indicated Agents

  • Experience of an Urban HIV Clinic and Substance Addicts

  • Conclusions

  • References