Published in AIDS Weekly and Law, June 8th, 2006
Study 1: HAART protects against initial and subsequent AIDS-defining illnesses.
Scientists writing in the American Journal of Epidemiology report, "The effect of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) on multiple acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)-defining illnesses remains unclear. Between 1984 and 2005, 573 male human immunodeficiency virus seroconverters in four US urban centers were followed for a median of 9.7 years. During follow-up, 345, 113, 50, and 65 men incurred 0, 1, 2, and >2 AIDS-defining illnesses, respectively."
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