Setting ART initiation targets in response to changing guidelines: The importance of addressing both steady-state and backlog.

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BACKGROUND Target setting is useful in planning, assessing and improving antiretroviral treatment (ART) programmes. In the past 4 years, the ART initiation environment has been transformed due to the change in eligibility criteria (starting ART at a CD4+ count <350 cells/μl v. <200 cells/μl) and the roll-out of nurse-initiated management of ART. OBJECTIVE… (More)
DOI: 10.7196/samj.7507

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