Monitoring of antiretroviral therapy and mortality in HIV programmes in Malawi, South Africa and Zambia: mathematical modelling study

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/295273
Title:
Monitoring of antiretroviral therapy and mortality in HIV programmes in Malawi, South Africa and Zambia: mathematical modelling study
Authors:
Estill, Janne; Egger, Matthias; Johnson, Leigh F; Gsponer, Thomas; Wandeler, Gilles; Davies, Mary-Ann; Boulle, Andrew; Wood, Robin; Garone, Daniela; Stringer, Jeffrey S A; Hallett, Timothy B; Keiser, Olivia
Journal:
PloS One
Abstract:
Mortality in patients starting antiretroviral therapy (ART) is higher in Malawi and Zambia than in South Africa. We examined whether different monitoring of ART (viral load [VL] in South Africa and CD4 count in Malawi and Zambia) could explain this mortality difference.
Affiliation:
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland. jestill@ispm.unibe.ch
Publisher:
Public Library of Science
Issue Date:
28-Feb-2013
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/295273
DOI:
10.1371/journal.pone.0057611
PubMed ID:
23469035
Submitted date:
2013-06-24
Language:
en
ISSN:
1932-6203
Appears in Collections:
HIV/AIDS

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorEstill, Janneen_GB
dc.contributor.authorEgger, Matthiasen_GB
dc.contributor.authorJohnson, Leigh Fen_GB
dc.contributor.authorGsponer, Thomasen_GB
dc.contributor.authorWandeler, Gillesen_GB
dc.contributor.authorDavies, Mary-Annen_GB
dc.contributor.authorBoulle, Andrewen_GB
dc.contributor.authorWood, Robinen_GB
dc.contributor.authorGarone, Danielaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorStringer, Jeffrey S Aen_GB
dc.contributor.authorHallett, Timothy Ben_GB
dc.contributor.authorKeiser, Oliviaen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-07-04T21:01:44Z-
dc.date.available2013-07-04T21:01:44Z-
dc.date.issued2013-02-28-
dc.date.submitted2013-06-24-
dc.identifier.citationMonitoring of antiretroviral therapy and mortality in HIV programmes in Malawi, South Africa and Zambia: mathematical modelling study. 2013, 8 (2):e57611 PLoS ONEen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1932-6203-
dc.identifier.pmid23469035-
dc.identifier.doi10.1371/journal.pone.0057611-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/295273-
dc.description.abstractMortality in patients starting antiretroviral therapy (ART) is higher in Malawi and Zambia than in South Africa. We examined whether different monitoring of ART (viral load [VL] in South Africa and CD4 count in Malawi and Zambia) could explain this mortality difference.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherPublic Library of Scienceen_GB
dc.rightsPublished by Public Library of Science, [url]http://www.plosone.org/[/url] Archived on this site by Open Access permissionen_GB
dc.subjectHIV/AIDSen_GB
dc.titleMonitoring of antiretroviral therapy and mortality in HIV programmes in Malawi, South Africa and Zambia: mathematical modelling studyen
dc.contributor.departmentInstitute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland. jestill@ispm.unibe.chen_GB
dc.identifier.journalPloS Oneen_GB

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