Effect of hormonal contraceptive use on HIV progression in female HIV seroconverters in Rakai, Uganda.


OBJECTIVE To assess the association between hormonal contraceptive use and HIV progression. DESIGN A retrospective analysis of 625 female HIV seroconverters from a Ugandan cohort study. METHODS Multivariate Cox regression analyses incorporating time-varying hormonal contraceptive exposure were used to estimate the adjusted hazard ratios of death, and a… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0b013e32833b3282