Shared decision making

Interview 12- HIV

Age at interview: 38
Age at diagnosis: 24

Brief outline: He suffered from severe diarrhoea and peripheral neuropathy while taking an earlier combination of anti-HIV drugs, but he currently takes nelfinavir, 3TC and abacavir with few side effects. He has had to cope with HIV-related illness, depression and mania at various times in his life.

Background: A gay man of British/Irish descent who works full-time and is in a long-term partnership.

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