Challenges of malnutrition care among HIV-infected children on antiretroviral treatment in Africa.

@article{Jesson2015ChallengesOM,
  title={Challenges of malnutrition care among HIV-infected children on antiretroviral treatment in Africa.},
  author={Julie Jesson and Val{\'e}riane Leroy},
  journal={Medecine et maladies infectieuses},
  year={2015},
  volume={45 5},
  pages={149-56}
}
More than 90% of the estimated 3.2 million children with HIV worldwide, at the end of 2013, were living in sub-Saharan Africa. The management of these children was still difficult in 2014 despite the progress in access to antiretroviral drugs. A great number of HIV-infected children are not diagnosed at 6 weeks and start antiretroviral treatment late, at an advanced stage of HIV disease complicated by other comorbidities such as malnutrition. Malnutrition is a major problem in the sub-Saharan… CONTINUE READING
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