Relation between hospital HIV/AIDS caseload and mortality among persons with HiV/AIDS in Canada

Hogg, Robert S.; Raboud, Janet; Bigham, Mark; Montaner, Julio S. G.; O'Shaughnessy, Michael; Schechter, Martin T.
February 1998
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Feb98, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p27
Academic Journal
Presents a study which examines the link between the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) hospital caseload and the death rate among HIV/AIDS patients in Canada. Indication that the volume and outcome of HIV infection and AIDS is robust and holds for both HIV-AIDS-related hospitalizations and for those due to Pneumocystis carini pneumonia; Methodology used to conduct the study; Discussion & conclusion of the study.


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