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Gender differences in survival among adult patients starting antiretroviral therapy in South Africa : a multicentre cohort study
(Public Library of Science, 2012-09-04)
Background: 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. ...
Task-shifting from doctors to non-doctors for initiation and maintenance of antiretroviral therapy
(Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2015)
'Cochrane Corner’ in the August SAMJ offers evidence relating to articles published in this issue, namely ‘Improving access to antiretrovirals in rural South Africa – a call to action’, ‘Multimorbidity, control and treatment ...
Evaluation of selected aspects of the Nutrition Therapeutic Programme offered to HIV-positive women of child-bearing age in Western Cape Province, South Africa
(AOSIS Publishing, 2015-04-28)
Background: The Nutrition Therapeutic Programme (NTP) involves the provision of food supplements at primary health clinics (PHCs) to correct nutritional deficiencies in vulnerable groups. Although previous studies have ...