Renal impairment in a rural African antiretroviral programme

@inproceedings{Franey2009RenalII,
  title={Renal impairment in a rural African antiretroviral programme},
  author={Cara Franey and Deborah Knott and Till Barnighausen and Martin John Dedicoat and Ahmed Adam and Richard J Lessells and Marie-Louise Newell and Graham S Cooke},
  booktitle={BMC infectious diseases},
  year={2009}
}
BACKGROUND There is little knowledge regarding the prevalence and nature of renal impairment in African populations initiating antiretroviral treatment, nor evidence to inform the most cost effective methods of screening for renal impairment. With the increasing availability of the potentially nephrotixic drug, tenofovir, such information is important for the planning of antiretroviral programmes METHODS (i) Retrospective review of the prevalence and risk factors for impaired renal function… CONTINUE READING

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