Clinical deterioration during anti-tuberculosis treatment in Africa: Incidence, causes and risk factors


HIV-1 and Mycobacterium tuberculosis cause substantial morbidity and mortality. Despite the availability of antiretroviral and antituberculosis treatment in Africa, clinical deterioration during antituberculosis treatment remains a frequent reason for hospital admission. We therefore determined the incidence, causes and risk factors for clinical deterioration.

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Volume 10
Pages 83
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