Hypertension, kidney disease, HIV and antiretroviral therapy among Tanzanian adults: a cross-sectional study

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BACKGROUND The epidemics of HIV and hypertension are converging in sub-Saharan Africa. Due to antiretroviral therapy (ART), more HIV-infected adults are living longer and gaining weight, putting them at greater risk for hypertension and kidney disease. The relationship between hypertension, kidney disease and long-term ART among African adults, though… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12916-014-0125-2

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