TITLE

Acceso universal al Programa de VIH/SIDA de la Ciudad de México: resultados a seis años

AUTHOR(S)
Claudín, Carmen Soler
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Salud Pública de México;ene/feb2009, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Objective. To analyze the results of the Free Antiretroviral Medication Program of the Mexico City HIV/AIDS Program among the affected population in Mexico City. Material and Methods. A retrospective analysis was conducted of medical attention, antiretroviral treatment and specialized laboratory results data from 2001 to 2006 from patients who sought services from the Mexico City HIV/AIDS Program. Results. Data from 5 146 patients who were undergoing ARV are presented. At the end of the period studied, 74% were current, 12.2% were not found for follow-up and 13.9% had died. Conclusions. During the period evaluated, wider coverage was achieved in Mexico City as well as increased efficiency in ARV treatment and increased patient survival.
ACCESSION #
36116244

 

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