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Late presentation with HIV in Africa: phenotypes, risk and risk stratification in the REALITY trial

Abstract:

Background

In sub-Saharan Africa, severely immunocompromized HIV-infected individuals have high mortality shortly after starting antiretroviral therapy (ART). We investigated predictors of early mortality and “late presenter” phenotypes.

Methods

ART-naïve adults and children ≥5 years with CD4<100 cells/mm3 initiating ART in Uganda, Zimbabwe, Malawi and Kenya were enrolled in the REALITY trial (ISRCTN43622374). Baseline predictors of mortality through 48 weeks o...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/cid/cix1142

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Name:
Medical Research Council
Grant:
MC_UU_12023/26
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Name:
Wellcome Trust
Grant:
203077/Z/16/Z
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Name:
UK Department for International Development
Grant:
G1100693
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
Clinical Infectious Diseases More from this journal
Volume:
66
Issue:
suppl_2
Pages:
S140–S146
Publication date:
2018-01-01
Acceptance date:
2017-12-27
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pubs:813209
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uuid:ce18de1d-4179-4d09-91a6-8eec44c69a68
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pubs:813209
Source identifiers:
813209
Deposit date:
2017-12-29

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