Gender differences in survival among adult patients starting antiretroviral therapy in South Africa: a multicentre cohort study.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/251442
Title:
Gender differences in survival among adult patients starting antiretroviral therapy in South Africa: a multicentre cohort study.
Authors:
Cornell, Morna; Schomaker, Michael; Garone, Daniela Belen; Giddy, Janet; Hoffmann, Christopher J; Lessells, Richard; Maskew, Mhairi; Prozesky, Hans; Wood, Robin; Johnson, Leigh F; Egger, Matthias; Boulle, Andrew; Myer, Landon
Journal:
PLoS Medicine
Abstract:
Increased mortality among men on antiretroviral therapy (ART) has been documented but remains poorly understood. We examined the magnitude of and risk factors for gender differences in mortality on ART.
Affiliation:
Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology & Research, School of Public Health & Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa. morna.cornell@uct.ac.za
Issue Date:
Sep-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/251442
DOI:
10.1371/journal.pmed.1001304
PubMed ID:
22973181
Language:
en
ISSN:
1549-1676
Appears in Collections:
HIV/AIDS

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dc.contributor.authorCornell, Mornaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSchomaker, Michaelen_GB
dc.contributor.authorGarone, Daniela Belenen_GB
dc.contributor.authorGiddy, Janeten_GB
dc.contributor.authorHoffmann, Christopher Jen_GB
dc.contributor.authorLessells, Richarden_GB
dc.contributor.authorMaskew, Mhairien_GB
dc.contributor.authorProzesky, Hansen_GB
dc.contributor.authorWood, Robinen_GB
dc.contributor.authorJohnson, Leigh Fen_GB
dc.contributor.authorEgger, Matthiasen_GB
dc.contributor.authorBoulle, Andrewen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMyer, Landonen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-11-08T15:14:57Z-
dc.date.available2012-11-08T15:14:57Z-
dc.date.issued2012-09-
dc.identifier.citationGender differences in survival among adult patients starting antiretroviral therapy in South Africa: a multicentre cohort study. 2012, 9 (9):e1001304 PLoS Med.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1549-1676-
dc.identifier.pmid22973181-
dc.identifier.doi10.1371/journal.pmed.1001304-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/251442-
dc.description.abstractIncreased mortality among men on antiretroviral therapy (ART) has been documented but remains poorly understood. We examined the magnitude of and risk factors for gender differences in mortality on ART.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsPublished by Public Library of Science, [url]http://medicine.plosjournals.org/[/url] Archived on this site by Open Access permissionen_GB
dc.titleGender differences in survival among adult patients starting antiretroviral therapy in South Africa: a multicentre cohort study.en
dc.contributor.departmentCentre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology & Research, School of Public Health & Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa. morna.cornell@uct.ac.zaen_GB
dc.identifier.journalPLoS Medicineen_GB
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