Life expectancy in HIV-positive persons in Switzerland: matched comparison with general population

@inproceedings{Gueler2017LifeEI,
  title={Life expectancy in HIV-positive persons in Switzerland: matched comparison with general population},
  author={Aysel Gueler and Andr{\'e} Moser and Alexandra Calmy and Huldrych F. G{\"u}nthard and Enos Bernasconi and Hansjakob Furrer and Christoph Andreas Fux and Manuel Battegay and Matthias Cavassini and Pietro Vernazza and Marcel Zwahlen and Matthias Egger},
  booktitle={AIDS},
  year={2017}
}
OBJECTIVES To estimate life expectancy over 25 years in HIV-positive people and to compare their life expectancy with recent estimates for the general population, by education. METHODS Patients aged 20 years or older enrolled in the Swiss HIV Cohort Study 1988-2013 were eligible. Patients alive in 2001 were matched to up to 100 Swiss residents, by sex… CONTINUE READING