Questions for Discussion:
- What clinical and physical findings are associated with CMV retinitis?
- What is the prognosis for AIDS related lymphoma?
- Which diseases are more commonly seen when CD4 counts are < 50 - 75 ?
- Which complications of AIDS can be possibly prevented through prophylaxis?
- How would you counsel the patient regarding depression? How might this affect your support for hospice care?
- What is hospice, and what measures of care and comfort are given?