Mortality in Brazilian children with HIV/AIDS: the role of non-AIDS-related conditions after highly active antiretroviral therapy introduction.

@article{Ramos2011MortalityIB,
  title={Mortality in Brazilian children with HIV/AIDS: the role of non-AIDS-related conditions after highly active antiretroviral therapy introduction.},
  author={Alberto Novaes J{\'u}nior Ramos and Luiza Harunari Matida and Norman Hearst and J{\"o}rg Heukelbach},
  journal={AIDS patient care and STDs},
  year={2011},
  volume={25 12},
  pages={713-8}
}
AIDS-related mortality has been significantly reduced in areas that systematically adopted highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART). In Brazil, despite advances in control policy, there is still a lack of evidence about trends in children on causes of death related or not related to HIV/AIDS. We evaluate temporal trends in mortality due to non-HIV… CONTINUE READING