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Decreasing mortality and changing patterns of causes of death in the Swiss HIV Cohort Study

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Weber, R
Ruppik, M
Rickenbach, M
Spoerri, A
Furrer, H
Battegay, M
Cavassini, M
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Published in HIV Medicine. 2013, vol. 14, no. 4, p. 195-207
Abstract Mortality among HIV-infected persons is decreasing, and causes of death are changing. Classification of deaths is hampered because of low autopsy rates, frequent deaths outside of hospitals, and shortcomings of International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems (ICD-10) coding.
Keywords AdultAge DistributionAutopsy/statistics & numerical dataCause of Death/trendsCohort StudiesFemaleHIV Infections/mortalityHumansMaleMiddle AgedSex FactorsSwitzerland/epidemiology
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WEBER, R et al. Decreasing mortality and changing patterns of causes of death in the Swiss HIV Cohort Study. In: HIV Medicine, 2013, vol. 14, n° 4, p. 195-207. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:33914

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