Daily Archives: January 17, 2018

Study finds deaths among Zambia HIV patients on treatment underestimated, and up to 20 times higher than among patients in Europe

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A study examining data from records at facilities serving more than 160,000 patients on treatment for HIV across Zambia, along with data tracking patients who stopped coming for care at the facilities found that 7 percent of all patients treatment died within two years, a figure from three-to-nine times higher than previous estimates. Those findings […]