MSF Field Research >
1 Published Research and Commentary >
Very early anthropometric changes after antiretroviral therapy predict subsequent survival, in karonga, Malawi.
this identifier to cite or link
to this item:
|Title: ||Very early anthropometric changes after antiretroviral therapy predict subsequent survival, in karonga, Malawi.|
|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.|
|Citation: ||Open Aids J 2012; 6:36-44.|
|Journal: ||The Open AIDS Journal|
|Issue Date: ||Jun-2012 |
|PubMed ID: ||22670166|
|Additional Links: ||http://benthamscience.com/open/toaidj/articles/V006/36TOAIDJ.pdf|
|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.|
|MeSH: ||sub-Saharan Africa|
|Rights: ||Archived with thanks to The Open AIDS journal|
|Appears in topics: ||HIV/AIDS|
|Related articles on PubMed|
Assessment of simple risk markers for early mortality among HIV-infected patients in Guinea-Bissau: a cohort study.
Oliveira I, Andersen A, Furtado A, Medina C, da Silva D, da Silva ZJ, Aaby P, Laursen AL, Wejse C, Eugen-Olsen J, Bissau HIV cohort study group
What happens to ART-eligible patients who do not start ART? Dropout between screening and ART initiation: a cohort study in Karonga, Malawi.
McGrath N, Glynn JR, Saul J, Kranzer K, Jahn A, Mwaungulu F, Ngwira MH, Mvula H, Munthali F, Mwinuka V, Mwaungulu L, Fine PE, Crampin AC
2010 Oct 12
Prognosis of patients with HIV-1 infection starting antiretroviral therapy in sub-Saharan Africa: a collaborative analysis of scale-up programmes.
May M, Boulle A, Phiri S, Messou E, Myer L, Wood R, Keiser O, Sterne JA, Dabis F, Egger M, IeDEA Southern Africa and West Africa
2010 Aug 7
Adult mortality and probable cause of death in rural northern Malawi in the era of HIV treatment.
Chihana M, Floyd S, Molesworth A, Crampin AC, Kayuni N, Price A, Zaba B, Jahn A, Mvula H, Dube A, Ngwira B, Glynn JR, French N
|See all 98 articles|
All Items in MSF are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.