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Gender differences in survival among adult patients starting antiretroviral therapy in South Africa: a multicentre cohort study.
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|Title: ||Gender differences in survival among adult patients starting antiretroviral therapy in South Africa: a multicentre cohort study.|
|Affiliation: ||Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology & Research, School of Public Health & Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa. firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Citation: ||Gender differences in survival among adult patients starting antiretroviral therapy in South Africa: a multicentre cohort study. 2012, 9 (9):e1001304 PLoS Med.|
|Journal: ||PLoS Medicine|
|Issue Date: ||Sep-2012 |
|PubMed ID: ||22973181|
|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.|
|Rights: ||Published by Public Library of Science, http://medicine.plosjournals.org/
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|Appears in topics: ||HIV/AIDS|
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