Published in AIDS Weekly, December 1st, 2003
In a recent study, scientists there "evaluated all human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-related deaths over the period 1 January 1995-31 December 2001 in a Canadian province in which all HIV care and antiretroviral therapy are provided free of charge."
"Persons who had received antiretroviral drugs before death were compared with those who had died without ever receiving HIV treatment, by fitting a logistic model," explained E. Wood and coauthors working at the British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS in Vancouver.
"Overall, 1,239 deaths were...
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