Age, sex, and nutritional status modify the CD4+ T-cell recovery rate in HIV-tuberculosis co-infected patients on combination antiretroviral therapy.

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BACKGROUND Baseline age and combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) were examined as determinants of CD4+ T-cell recovery during 6 months of tuberculosis (TB) therapy with/without cART. It was determined whether this association was modified by patient sex and nutritional status. METHODS This longitudinal analysis included 208 immune-competent, non… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijid.2015.04.008

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@article{Ezeamama2015AgeSA, title={Age, sex, and nutritional status modify the CD4+ T-cell recovery rate in HIV-tuberculosis co-infected patients on combination antiretroviral therapy.}, author={Amara Esther Ezeamama and Ezekiel Mupere and James Oloya and Leonardo Martinez and Robert Kakaire and Xiaoping Yin and Juliet Sekandi and Christopher C Whalen}, journal={International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases}, year={2015}, volume={35}, pages={73-9} }