Helios is 80 years old and was given a diagnosis of HIV infection in 1994. He's still taking the same combination of work-horse antiretrovirals he started with. I wanted to talk about changes. Helios didn't.
A 15-year-old boy presents for evaluation after a syncopal episode while playing football. He denies any current headache, chest pain, or shortness of breath. He admits to feeling heart palpitations before losing consciousness.