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What drives mortality among HIV patients in a conflict setting? A prospective cohort study in the Central African Republic

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Background:Provision of antiretroviral therapy (ART) during conflict settings is rarely attempted and little is known about the expected patterns of mortality. The Central African Republic (CAR) continues to have a low coverage of ART despite an estimated 110,000 people living with HIV and 5000 AIDS-related deaths in 2018. We present results from a cohort in Zemio, Haut-Mboumou prefecture. This region had the highest prevalence of HIV nationally (14.8% in a 2010 survey), and was subject to re...

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Peer review status:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-2934-1063
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Journal:
Conflict and Health More from this journal
Volume:
13
Issue:
1
Article number:
52
Place of publication:
England
Publication date:
2019-11-14
Acceptance date:
2019-10-18
DOI:
EISSN:
1752-1505
ISSN:
1752-1505
Pmid:
31754370
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
1073753
Local pid:
pubs:1073753
Deposit date:
2020-04-07

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