Survival of children in Cape Town known to be vertically infected with HIV-1.

OBJECTIVE To determine the survival patterns of children in Cape Town known to be vertically infected with HIV. DESIGN Retrospective record review of children diagnosed with symptomatic HIV infection during the period 1 December 1990-31 May 1995. SETTING Hospitals in the Cape Town metropolitan area. PATIENTS 193 children were known to be vertically… CONTINUE READING