Life expectancies of South African adults starting antiretroviral treatment: collaborative analysis of cohort studies

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/295270
Title:
Life expectancies of South African adults starting antiretroviral treatment: collaborative analysis of cohort studies
Authors:
Johnson, Leigh F; Mossong, Joel; Dorrington, Rob E; Schomaker, Michael; Hoffmann, Christopher J; Keiser, Olivia; Fox, Matthew P; Wood, Robin; Prozesky, Hans; Giddy, Janet; Garone, Daniela Belen; Cornell, Morna; Egger, Matthias; Boulle, Andrew
Journal:
PLoS Medicine
Abstract:
Few estimates exist of the life expectancy of HIV-positive adults receiving antiretroviral treatment (ART) in low- and middle-income countries. We aimed to estimate the life expectancy of patients starting ART in South Africa and compare it with that of HIV-negative adults.
Affiliation:
Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa. Leigh.Johnson@uct.ac.za
Publisher:
Public Library of Science
Issue Date:
9-Apr-2013
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/295270
DOI:
10.1371/journal.pmed.1001418
PubMed ID:
23585736
Submitted date:
2013-06-24
Language:
en
ISSN:
1549-1676
Appears in Collections:
HIV/AIDS

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorJohnson, Leigh Fen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMossong, Joelen_GB
dc.contributor.authorDorrington, Rob Een_GB
dc.contributor.authorSchomaker, Michaelen_GB
dc.contributor.authorHoffmann, Christopher Jen_GB
dc.contributor.authorKeiser, Oliviaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorFox, Matthew Pen_GB
dc.contributor.authorWood, Robinen_GB
dc.contributor.authorProzesky, Hansen_GB
dc.contributor.authorGiddy, Janeten_GB
dc.contributor.authorGarone, Daniela Belenen_GB
dc.contributor.authorCornell, Mornaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorEgger, Matthiasen_GB
dc.contributor.authorBoulle, Andrewen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-07-04T20:58:39Z-
dc.date.available2013-07-04T20:58:39Z-
dc.date.issued2013-04-09-
dc.date.submitted2013-06-24-
dc.identifier.citationLife expectancies of South African adults starting antiretroviral treatment: collaborative analysis of cohort studies. 2013, 10 (4):e1001418 PLoS Med.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1549-1676-
dc.identifier.pmid23585736-
dc.identifier.doi10.1371/journal.pmed.1001418-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/295270-
dc.description.abstractFew estimates exist of the life expectancy of HIV-positive adults receiving antiretroviral treatment (ART) in low- and middle-income countries. We aimed to estimate the life expectancy of patients starting ART in South Africa and compare it with that of HIV-negative adults.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherPublic Library of Scienceen_GB
dc.rightsPublished by Public Library of Science, [url]http://medicine.plosjournals.org/[/url] Archived on this site by Open Access permissionen_GB
dc.subjectHIV/AIDSen_GB
dc.titleLife expectancies of South African adults starting antiretroviral treatment: collaborative analysis of cohort studiesen
dc.contributor.departmentCentre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa. Leigh.Johnson@uct.ac.zaen_GB
dc.identifier.journalPLoS Medicineen_GB

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