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Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Infectious Diseases
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 847835, 5 pages
Intensive Care Usage by HIV-Positive Patients in the HAART Era
1Tropical and Infectious Diseases Unit, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Prescot Street, Liverpool, L7 8XP, UK
2Magill Department of Anaesthesia Intensive Care and Pain Management, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, 369 Fulham Road, London, SW10 9NH, UK
3Department of HIV/GUM, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, 369 Fulham Road, London, SW10 9NH, UK
Received 31 January 2011; Revised 8 September 2011; Accepted 26 September 2011
Academic Editor: Elizabeth Bukusi
Copyright © 2011 L. Turtle et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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