Harriet S.MeyerMD, Contributing EditorJonathan D.EldredgeMLS, PhD, Journal Review EditorRobertHoganMD, adviser for new media
The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) epidemic has taught us many lessons. One clear message has been the need for a new partnership between people affected and those providing medical care. Being Positive: The Lives of Men and Women With HIV, by Robert Klitzman, MD, helps to bridge those two worlds. Dr Klitzman, a psychiatrist, provides a framework based upon his professional experience for the stories of people living with HIV. His approach is refreshing in several regards.
AIDSBeing Positive: The Lives of Men and Women With HIV. JAMA. 1998;279(15):1222. doi:10.1001/jama.279.15.1222-JBK0415-2-1