Determinants of survival in AIDS patients on antiretroviral therapy in a rural centre in the Far-North Province, Cameroon.

OBJECTIVE To analyse the outcomes of antiretroviral therapy (ART) in routine conditions in a rural hospital in the Far-North province of Cameroon. METHOD Retrospective cohort study of 1187 patients >15 years who started ART between July 2001 and December 2006. The survival time was estimated by Kaplan-Meier analysis and Cox proportional hazard models were… (More)