Withdrawal symptoms as a predictor of mortality in patients HIV-infected through drug use and receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART).

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Even in the highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) era, individuals HIV-infected through injecting drug use (IDUs) are at increased risk of death due to the burden of competing events such as liver disease, overdose and suicide. The objective of this study was to explore the role which life events' experience, in particular drug-related events such as… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2008.07.007

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@article{Michel2009WithdrawalSA, title={Withdrawal symptoms as a predictor of mortality in patients HIV-infected through drug use and receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART).}, author={Laurent Michel and Roch Giorgi and Virginie Villes and I Poizot-Martin and Pierre Dellamonica and Bruno Spire and Cam{\'e}lia Protopopescu and Mariella Carrieri}, journal={Drug and alcohol dependence}, year={2009}, volume={99 1-3}, pages={96-104} }