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The impact of HIV infection on the presentation of lung cancer in South Africa
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2016)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Background. Despite the very high background prevalence of HIV and smoking-related diseases in sub-Saharan Africa, very little is known about the presentation of lung cancer in HIV-infected individuals. ...
Twelve-year mortality in adults initiating antiretroviral therapy in South Africa
(Wiley Open Access, 2018)
Introduction: South Africa has the largest number of individuals living with HIV and the largest antiretroviral therapy (ART) programme worldwide. In September 2016, ART eligibility was extended to all 7.1 million ...
HIV viral load as an independent risk factor for tuberculosis in South Africa : collaborative analysis of cohort studies
(Wiley Open Access, 2017)
Introduction: Chronic immune activation due to ongoing HIV replication may lead to impaired immune responses against opportunistic infections such as tuberculosis (TB). We studied the role of HIV replication as a risk ...
HIV-positive patients in the intensive care unit
(Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2017)
No abstract available.
Renal safety of lithium in HIV-infected patients established on tenofovir disoproxil fumarate containing antiretroviral therapy : analysis from a randomized placebo-controlled trial
(BioMed Central, 2017-02-04)
Background: The prevalence of bipolar disorder in HIV-infected patients is higher than the general population. Lithium is the most effective mood stabiliser, while tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF) is frequently used ...