Mortality and loss to follow-up among tuberculosis and HIV co-infected patients in rural southwestern Uganda.

@article{Nansera2012MortalityAL,
  title={Mortality and loss to follow-up among tuberculosis and HIV co-infected patients in rural southwestern Uganda.},
  author={Denis Nansera and Francis Bajunirwe and Patrick Elyanu and Caroline Asiimwe and Gideon Amanyire and Frank M. Graziano},
  journal={The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease},
  year={2012},
  volume={16 10},
  pages={1371-6}
}
BACKGROUND We describe the presentation and outcome of care among patients with tuberculosis (TB) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) co-infection from a prospective observational cohort in Uganda. METHODS We analysed basic demographics, CD4+ counts, time of initiating antiretroviral therapy (ART), clinical and haematological parameters and outcome of… CONTINUE READING