Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is a chronic, potentially life-threatening condition caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). By damaging immune system, HIV interferes with your body's ability to fight infection and disease. AIDS incidences are increasing by nearly 2.6 million every year. Objective: The purpose of this study to understand the cause, clinical manifestations and treatment course for AIDS. Material and methods: detailed clinical history and physical examination was done. All the pertinent investigations were studied thoroughly of the selected case. Results: the AIDS is confirmed with the help of Western Blot, Viral Load Test, ELISA Test Conclusion: AIDS is the serious chronic, potentially life-threatening disease Western Blot, Viral Load Test, ELISA Test are the diagnostics methods. The prognosis is depend usually better if treatment received on time.
Cite this article:
Manthankumar N. Kapadiya. Aids Case Study. International Journal of Nursing Education and Research. 2022; 10(1):21-2. doi: 10.52711/2454-2660.2022.00006
Manthankumar N. Kapadiya. Aids Case Study. International Journal of Nursing Education and Research. 2022; 10(1):21-2. doi: 10.52711/2454-2660.2022.00006 Available on: https://ijneronline.com/AbstractView.aspx?PID=2022-10-1-6
1. "What Are HIV and AIDS? | HIV.gov". www.hiv.gov. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). May 15, 2017. Archived from the original on September 22, 2019. Retrieved September 10, 2017.
2. "HIV Classification: CDC and WHO Staging Systems | AIDS Education and Training Centers National Coordinating Resource Center (AETC NCRC)". aidsetc.org. AIDS Education and Training Center Program. Archived from the original on October 18, 2017. Retrieved September 10, 2017.
3. "Wear your red ribbon this World AIDS Day | UNAIDS". www.unaids.org. UNAIDS Secretariat. Archived from the original on September 10, 2017. Retrieved September 10,2017.
4. "HIV/AIDS Fact sheet N°360". World Health Organization. November 2015. Archived from the original on February 17, 2016. Retrieved February 11,2016.
5. "About HIV/AIDS". CDC. December 6, 2015. Archived from the original on February 24, 2016. Retrieved February 11, 2016.
6. UNAIDS (May 18, 2012). "The quest for an HIV vaccine". Archived from the original on May 24, 2012.
7. UNAIDS, World Health Organization (December 2007). "2007 AIDS epidemic update" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on May 27, 2008. Retrieved March 12, 2008.
8. "Global HIV & AIDS statistics — 2020 fact sheet". www.unaids.org. UNAIDS. Retrieved January 20, 2021.
9. Sepkowitz KA (June 2001). "AIDS – the first 20 years". The New England Journal of Medicine. 344 (23): 1764–72. doi:10.1056/NEJM200106073442306. PMID 11396444.
10. Krämer A, Kretzschmar M, Krickeberg K (2010). Modern infectious disease epidemiology concepts, methods, mathematical models, and public health (Online-Ausg. ed.). New York: Springer. p. 88. ISBN 978-0-387-93835-6. Archived from the original on September 24, 2015. Retrieved June 27, 2015.