Disease progression and survival following specific AIDS‐defining conditions: a retrospective cohort study of 2048 HIV‐infected persons in London

@article{Petruckevitch1998DiseasePA,
  title={Disease progression and survival following specific AIDS‐defining conditions: a retrospective cohort study of 2048 HIV‐infected persons in London},
  author={Ann Petruckevitch and Julia del Amo and Andrew N Phillips and Anne M Johnson and Judith Stephenson and Noreen Desmond and Thomas Hanscheid and Nicola Low and Anthony Newell and Angela I N Obasi and Katie Paine and Alexander S. Pym and Cecilia Theodore and Kevin M. de Cock},
  journal={AIDS},
  year={1998},
  volume={12},
  pages={1007–1013}
}
Objective: To assess the impact of specific AIDS‐defining conditions on survival in HIV‐infected persons, with emphasis on the effect of tuberculosis. Methods: A retrospective cohort analysis of HIV‐infected Africans and non‐Africans attending 11 specialist HIV/AIDS units in London enrolled for a comparison of the natural history of HIV/AIDS in different ethnic groups. Results: A total of 2048 patients were studied of whom 627 (31%) developed 1306 different AIDS indicator diseases. Pneumocystis… 

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