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Integration of antiretroviral therapy with tuberculosis treatment.

TitleIntegration of antiretroviral therapy with tuberculosis treatment.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsAbdool Karim, Salim S., Kogieleum Naidoo, Anneke Grobler, Nesri Padayatchi, Cheryl Baxter, Andrew L. Gray, Tanuja Gengiah, Santhanalakshmi Gengiah, Anushka Naidoo, Niraksha Jithoo, Gonasagrie Nair, Wafaa M. El-Sadr, Gerald Friedland, and Quarraisha Abdool Karim
JournalThe New England journal of medicine
Date Published2011 Oct 20
KeywordsAdult, AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections, Anti-Retroviral Agents, Antitubercular Agents, CD4 Lymphocyte Count, Disease-Free Survival, Drug Administration Schedule, Female, HIV Infections, Humans, Kaplan-Meier Estimate, Male, Tuberculosis, Viral Load
AbstractWe previously reported that integrating antiretroviral therapy (ART) with tuberculosis treatment reduces mortality. However, the timing for the initiation of ART during tuberculosis treatment remains unresolved.
Alternate JournalN. Engl. J. Med.

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