ProHealth health Vitamin and Natural Supplement Store and Health
Home  |  Log In  |  My Account  |  View Cart  View Your ProHealth Vitamin and Supplement Shopping Cart
800-366-6056  |  Contact Us  |  Help
Facebook Google Plus
Fibromyalgia  Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & M.E.  Lyme Disease  Natural Wellness  Supplement News  Forums  Our Story
Store     Brands   |   A-Z Index   |   Best Sellers   |   New Products   |   Deals & Specials   |   Under $10   |   SmartSavings Club

Trending News

Vitamin D supplements, sleep could help manage pain

Bacopa: The Herb That May Increase Your Brain Power

Eat More Yogurt and Avoid Osteoporosis

Coffee, herbal tea may help prevent liver fibrosis

Crafty Uses for Carrot Seed Oil

Curcumin, resveratrol, ursolic acid show promise against prostate cancer

Higher omega 3 levels linked to improved brain blood flow

Olive oil compound could help protect against brain cancer

Probiotic use linked to improved symptoms of depression

How Fish Oil Benefits Heart Disease Patients with Depression

 
Print Page
Email Article

Correlates of fatigue in HIV infection prior to AIDS: a pilot study

  [ 19 votes ]   [ Discuss This Article ]
www.ProHealth.com • May 12, 1996


Fatigue is widely recognized as a significant source of morbidity in
persons with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, yet
there are few data examining fatigue in this population. We
present pilot data assessing the relationship between fatigue
and various physical and psychosocial measures in 20 men with
HIV infection prior to the clinical development of acquired
immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Fatigue was measured by a
visual analogue scale (VAS) and the Fatigue Assessment
Inventory (FAI). No statistically significant associations
were found between fatigue measures and physical parameters
including haemoglobin, haematocrit, albumin, total protein,
and physical dimension score of the Sickness Impact Profile
(SIP). The FAI correlated well with Beck's Depression
Inventory and SIP-Psychosocial Dimension (r = 0.72 and 0.81,
respectively; p < 0.001.) Both the FAI and VAS held moderate
associations with the total SIP score. The SIP profile was
similar to that observed in a sample of persons with chronic
fatigue but without HIV infection, reported previously.
Although the sample size is small, our data suggest a
stronger association with psychosocial, rather than physical,
parameters among persons with HIV infection and fatigue. The
implications for clinical management and further research are
discussed.

O'Dell MW, Meighen M, Riggs RV




Post a Comment

Featured Products From the ProHealth Store
Optimized Curcumin Longvida® Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor®

Looking for Vitamins, Herbs and Supplements?
Search the ProHealth Store for Hundreds of Natural Health Products


Article Comments



Be the first to comment on this article!

Post a Comment


 
NAD+ Ignite with Niagen

Featured Products

Vitamin D3 Extreme™ Vitamin D3 Extreme™
50,000 IU Vitamin D3 - Prescription Strength
Optimized Curcumin Longvida® Optimized Curcumin Longvida®
Supports Cognition, Memory & Overall Health
Ultra ATP+, Double Strength Ultra ATP+, Double Strength
Get energized with malic acid & magnesium
Energy NADH™ 12.5mg Energy NADH™ 12.5mg
Improve Energy & Cognitive Function
Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Ultra EPA - Fish Oil
Ultra concentrated source of essential fish oils

Natural Remedies

Strontium - The Missing Mineral for Strong Bones Strontium - The Missing Mineral for Strong Bones
Undenatured Type II Collagen - Chicken Soup for Your Joints Undenatured Type II Collagen - Chicken Soup for Your Joints
Improve Cardiovascular and Metabolic Health with Omega-7 Improve Cardiovascular and Metabolic Health with Omega-7
Quercetin: Natural Support for Allergy & Inflammation Relief and More Quercetin: Natural Support for Allergy & Inflammation Relief and More
When a Negative is Positive - Goodnighties Recovery Sleepwear When a Negative is Positive - Goodnighties Recovery Sleepwear

CONTACT US
ProHealth, Inc.
555 Maple Ave
Carpinteria, CA 93013
(800) 366-6056  |  Email

· Become a Wholesaler
· Vendor Inquiries
· Affiliate Program
SHOP WITH CONFIDENCE
Credit Card Processing
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
Get the latest news about Fibromyalgia, M.E/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lyme Disease and Natural Wellness

CONNECT WITH US ProHealth on Facebook  ProHealth on Twitter  ProHealth on Pinterest  ProHealth on Google Plus

© 2017 ProHealth, Inc. All rights reserved. Pain Tracker App  |  Store  |  Customer Service  |  Guarantee  |  Privacy  |  Contact Us  |  Library  |  RSS  |  Site Map