Very early anthropometric changes after antiretroviral therapy predict subsequent survival, in karonga, Malawi.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/250134
Title:
Very early anthropometric changes after antiretroviral therapy predict subsequent survival, in karonga, Malawi.
Authors:
Maman, David; Glynn, Judith R; Crampin, Amelia C; Kranzer, Katharina; Saul, Jacqueline; Jahn, Andreas; Mwinuka, Venance; Ngwira, Msenga Hc; Mvula, Hazzie; Munthali, Fipson; McGrath, Nuala
Journal:
The Open AIDS Journal
Abstract:
Antiretroviral (ART) scale-up in Malawi has been achieved on a large scale based mainly on clinical criteria. Simple markers of prognosis are useful, and we investigated the value of very early anthropometric changes in predicting mortality.
Affiliation:
Hospices Civils de Lyon, Service de Biostatistique, Lyon, F-69003, France; Université de Lyon, Lyon, F-69000, France; Université Lyon I, Villeurbanne, F-69100, France; CNRS UMR5558, Laboratoire de Biométrie et Biologie Evolutive, Equipe Biostatistique Santé, Pierre-Bénite, F-69310, France; Epicentre, Paris, France; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England; Karonga Prevention Study, Malawi; Karonga District Hospital, Karonga, Malawi; Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Mtubatuba, South Africa.
Issue Date:
Jun-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/250134
DOI:
10.2174/1874613601206010036
PubMed ID:
22670166
Additional Links:
http://benthamscience.com/open/toaidj/articles/V006/36TOAIDJ.pdf
Type:
Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
1874-6136
Appears in Collections:
HIV/AIDS

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMaman, Daviden_GB
dc.contributor.authorGlynn, Judith Ren_GB
dc.contributor.authorCrampin, Amelia Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorKranzer, Katharinaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSaul, Jacquelineen_GB
dc.contributor.authorJahn, Andreasen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMwinuka, Venanceen_GB
dc.contributor.authorNgwira, Msenga Hcen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMvula, Hazzieen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMunthali, Fipsonen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMcGrath, Nualaen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-10-24T22:58:28Z-
dc.date.available2012-10-24T22:58:28Z-
dc.date.issued2012-06-
dc.identifier.citationOpen Aids J 2012; 6:36-44.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1874-6136-
dc.identifier.pmid22670166-
dc.identifier.doi10.2174/1874613601206010036-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/250134-
dc.description.abstractAntiretroviral (ART) scale-up in Malawi has been achieved on a large scale based mainly on clinical criteria. Simple markers of prognosis are useful, and we investigated the value of very early anthropometric changes in predicting mortality.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.relation.urlhttp://benthamscience.com/open/toaidj/articles/V006/36TOAIDJ.pdfen_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to The Open AIDS journalen_GB
dc.subjectHIV/AIDSen_GB
dc.subject.meshsub-Saharan Africaen_GB
dc.subject.meshAnthropometric measureen_GB
dc.subject.meshantiretroviral therapyen_GB
dc.subject.meshHIVen_GB
dc.subject.meshMortalityen_GB
dc.titleVery early anthropometric changes after antiretroviral therapy predict subsequent survival, in karonga, Malawi.en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentHospices Civils de Lyon, Service de Biostatistique, Lyon, F-69003, France; Université de Lyon, Lyon, F-69000, France; Université Lyon I, Villeurbanne, F-69100, France; CNRS UMR5558, Laboratoire de Biométrie et Biologie Evolutive, Equipe Biostatistique Santé, Pierre-Bénite, F-69310, France; Epicentre, Paris, France; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England; Karonga Prevention Study, Malawi; Karonga District Hospital, Karonga, Malawi; Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, University of KwaZulu Natal, Mtubatuba, South Africa.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalThe Open AIDS Journalen_GB

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