Impact of Risk Factors for Specific Causes of Death in the First and Subsequent Years of Antiretroviral Therapy Among HIV-Infected Patients

Ingle, Suzanne M. ; May, Margaret T. ; Gill, M. John ; Mugavero, Michael J. ; Lewden, Charlotte ; Abgrall, Sophie ; Fätkenheuer, Gerd ; Reiss, Peter ; Saag, Michael S. ; Manzardo, Christian ; Grabar, Sophie ; Bruyand, Mathias ; Moore, David ; Mocroft, Amanda ; Sterling, Timothy R. ; D'Arminio Monforte, Antonella ; Hernando, Victoria ; Teira, Ramon ; Guest, Jodie ; Cavassini, Matthias ; Crane, Heidi M. ; Sterne, Jonathan A. C.

In: Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2014, vol. 59, no. 2, p. 287-297

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    Among HIV-infected patients who initiated antiretroviral therapy (ART), patterns of cause-specific death varied by ART duration and were strongly related to age, sex, and transmission risk group. Deaths from non-AIDS malignancies were much more frequent than those from cardiovascular disease