Growth, immune and viral responses in HIV infected African children receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy: a prospective cohort study.
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BMC pediatrics, ISSN: 1471-2431, Vol: 10, Issue: 1, Page: 56
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- Medicine; Antiretroviral Therapy; Highly Active; CD4 Lymphocyte Count; Child; Preschool; Cohort Studies; Female; Growth; HIV Infections; HIV-1; Humans; Male; RNA; Viral; Treatment Outcome; Uganda; Viral Load; Epidemiology
Scale up of paediatric antiretroviral therapy in resource limited settings continues despite limited access to routine laboratory monitoring. We documented the weight and height responses in HIV infected Ugandan children on highly active antiretroviral therapy and determined clinical factors associated with successful treatment outcomes.