Review Collection: HIV/AIDS

39 reviews


Rezaei S, Ahmadi S, Rahmati J, Hosseinifard H, Dehnad A, Aryankhesal A, Shabaninejad H, Ghasemyani S, Alihosseini S, Bragazzi NL, Raoofi S, Kiaee ZM, Ghashghaee A. Global prevalence of depression in HIV/AIDS: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ Support Palliat Care. 2019 Sep 19. pii: bmjspcare-2019-001952. doi: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2019-001952. [Epub ahead of print]


Chaponda M, Aldhouse N, Kroes M, Wild L, Robinson C, Smith A. Systematic review of the prevalence of psychiatric illness and sleep disturbance as co-morbidities of HIV infection in the UK. Int J STD AIDS. 2018 Jun;29(7):704-713. doi: 10.1177/0956462417750708. Epub 2018 Feb 2.

Doolittle BR, Justice AC, Fiellin DA. Religion, Spirituality, and HIV Clinical Outcomes: A Systematic Review of the Literature. AIDS Behav. 2018 Jun;22(6):1792-1801. doi: 10.1007/s10461-016-1651-z.

El Howati A, Tappuni A. Systematic review of the changing pattern of the oral manifestations of HIV. J Investig Clin Dent. 2018 Jul 17:e12351. doi: 10.1111/jicd.12351. [Epub ahead of print]

Hainsworth EG, Shahmanesh M, Stevenson F. Exploring the views and experiences of HIV positive patients treated for cancer: a systematic review of the literature. AIDS Care. 2018 May;30(5):535-543. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2017.1381332. Epub 2017 Oct 4.

Han HR, Floyd O, Kim K, Cudjoe J, Warren N, Seal S, Sharps P. Intergenerational Interventions for People Living with HIV and Their Families: A Systematic Review. AIDS Behav. 2018 Jul 20. doi: 10.1007/s10461-018-2223-1. [Epub ahead of print]

Han HR, Kim K, Murphy J, Cudjoe J, Wilson P, Sharps P, Farley JE. Community health worker interventions to promote psychosocial outcomes among people living with HIV-A systematic review. PLoS One. 2018 Apr 24;13(4):e0194928. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0194928. eCollection 2018.

Ilha TASH, Comim FV, Copes RM, Compston JE, Premaor MO. HIV and Vertebral Fractures: a Systematic Review and Metanalysis. Sci Rep. 2018 May 18;8(1):7838. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-26312-9.

Mucke M, Weier M, Carter C, Copeland J, Degenhardt L, Cuhls H, Radbruch L, Häuser W, Conrad R. Systematic review and meta-analysis of cannabinoids in palliative medicine. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. 2018 Apr;9(2):220-234. doi: 10.1002/jcsm.12273. Epub 2018 Feb 5.

Scott-Sheldon LAJ, Balletto BL, Donahue ML, Feulner MM, Cruess DG, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Wing RR, Carey MP. Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Adults Living with HIV/AIDS: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. AIDS Behav. 2018 Jul 27. doi: 10.1007/s10461-018-2236-9. [Epub ahead of print]

Sulis G, Amadasi S, Odone A, Penazzato M, Matteelli A. Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Children With Tuberculosis: A Systematic Review. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2018 May;37(5):e117-e125. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000001784.

Tao J, Vermund SH, Qian HZ. Association Between Depression and Antiretroviral Therapy Use Among People Living with HIV: A Meta-analysis. AIDS Behav. 2018 May;22(5):1542-1550. doi: 10.1007/s10461-017-1776-8.

Walker KA, Brown GG. HIV-associated executive dysfunction in the era of modern antiretroviral therapy: A systematic review and meta-analysis. J Clin Exp Neuropsychol. 2018 May;40(4):357-376. doi: 10.1080/13803395.2017.1349879. Epub 2017 Jul 9.

Wood EM, Zani B, Esterhuizen TM, Young T. Nurse led home-based care for people with HIV/AIDS. BMC Health Serv Res. 2018 Mar 27;18(1):219. doi: 10.1186/s12913-018-3002-4.


Goldberg RE, Short SE. What do we know about children living with HIV-infected or AIDS-ill adults in Sub-Saharan Africa? A systematic review of the literature. AIDS Care. 2016 Mar;28 Suppl 2:130-41. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2016.1176684.

Merlin JS, Bulls HW, Vucovich LA, Edelman EJ, Starrels JL. Pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatments for chronic pain in individuals with HIV: a systematic review. AIDS Care. 2016 Dec;28(12):1506-1515. Epub 2016 Jun 7.


Sangarlangkarn A, Merlin JS, Tucker RO, Kelley AS. Advance care planning and HIV infection in the era of antiretroviral therapy: A review. Topics in Antiviral Medicine. 2015;23(5):174-80. [No abstract available]


Fontes AS, Gonçalves JF. Pain treatment in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus in later stages: pharmacological aspects. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2014 Mar;31(2):194-201. doi: 10.1177/1049909113480553. Epub 2013 Mar 15.

Jin Y, Liu Z, Wang X, Liu H, Ding G, Su Y, Zhu L, Wang N. A systematic review of cohort studies of the quality of life in HIV/AIDS patients after antiretroviral therapy. Int J STD AIDS. 2014 Oct;25(11):771-7. doi: 10.1177/0956462414525769. Epub 2014 Mar 5.

Moens K, Higginson IJ, Harding R; EURO IMPACT. Are there differences in the prevalence of palliative care-related problems in people living with advanced cancer and eight non-cancer conditions? A systematic review. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2014 Oct;48(4):660-77. Epub 2014 May 5.


Miller AJ, Lee BL, Henderson CE. Death anxiety in persons with HIV/AIDS: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Death Studies. 2012;36(7):640-63. [No abstract currently available]


Hoogbruin A. Complementary and alternative therapy (CAT) use and highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART): current evidence in the literature, 2000-2009. J Clin Nurs. 2011 Apr;20(7-8):925-39. Epub 2011 Feb 9.

Rizzo M, Creed F, Goldberg D, Meader N, Pilling S. A systematic review of non-pharmacological treatments for depression in people with chronic physical health problems. J Psychosom Res. 2011 Jul;71(1):18-27. Epub 2011 May 11.

Simms VM, Higginson IJ, Harding R. What Palliative Care-Related Problems Do Patients Experience at HIV Diagnosis? A Systematic Review of the Evidence. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2011 Nov;42(5):734-53. Epub 2011 May 26.


Hillier SL, Louw Q, Morris L, Uwimana J, Statham S. Massage therapy for people with HIV/AIDS. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010 Jan 20;(1):CD007502.

Yanagisawa S, Poudel KC, Jimba M. Sibling caregiving among children orphaned by AIDS: synthesis of recent studies for policy implications. Health Policy. 2010 Dec;98(2-3):121-30. Epub 2010 Jun 29.


Chida Y, Vedhara K. Adverse psychosocial factors predict poorer prognosis in HIV disease: a meta-analytic review of prospective investigations. Brain Behav Immun. 2009 May;23(4):434-45. Epub 2009 Jan 29.

Haour-Knipe M. Families, children, migration and AIDS. AIDS Care. 2009 Aug;21(Supp 1):43-8.

Sherr L, Mueller J, Varrall R. Evidence-based gender findings for children affected by HIV and AIDS - a systematic overview. AIDS Care. 2009 Aug;21(S1):83-97.


Scott-Sheldon LA, Kalichman SC, Carey MP, Fielder RL. Stress management interventions for HIV+ adults: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials, 1989 to 2006. Health Psychol. 2008 Mar;27(2):129-39.

Sherr L, Mueller J. Where is the evidence base? mental health issues surrounding bereavement and HIV in children. J Publ Ment Health. 2008 Dec 1;7(4):31-9.


Gelato M, McNurlan M, Freedland E. Role of recombinant human growth hormone in HIV-associated wasting and cachexia: pathophysiology and rationale for treatment. Clin Ther. 2007 Nov;29(11):2269-88.

Himelhoch S, Medoff DR, Oyeniyi G. Efficacy of group psychotherapy to reduce depressive symptoms among HIV-infected individuals: a systematic review and meta-analysis. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2007 Oct;21(10):732-9.


Solano JP, Gomes B, Higginson IJ. A comparison of symptom prevalence in far advanced cancer, AIDS, heart disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and renal disease. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2006 Jan;31(1):58-69.


Harding R, Easterbrook P, Higginson IJ, Karus D, Raveis VH, Marconi K. Access and equity in HIV/AIDS palliative care: a review of the evidence and responses. Palliat Med. 2005 Apr;19(3):251-8.

Harding R, Karus D, Easterbrook P, Raveis VH, Higginson IJ, Marconi K. Does palliative care improve outcomes for patients with HIV/AIDS? a systematic review of the evidence. Sex Transm Infect. 2005 Feb;81(1):5-14.

Johns K, Beddall M, Corrin R. Anabolic steroids for the treatment of weight loss in HIV-infected individuals. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2005 Oct 19;(4):CD005483.


Moyle GJ, Schoelles K, Fahrbach K, Frame D, James K, Scheye R, Cure-Bolt N. Efficacy of selected treatments of HIV wasting: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2004 Dec 1;37 Suppl 5:S262-76.


Kong A, Edmonds P. Testosterone therapy in HIV wasting syndrome: systematic review and meta-analysis. The Lancet Infect Dis. 2002 Nov;2(11):692-9.

Last updated 04 October 2019