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AIDS Research and Treatment
Volume 2012, Article ID 238012, 8 pages
Clinical Study

Successes and Challenges in an Integrated Tuberculosis/HIV Clinic in a Rural, Resource-Limited Setting: Experiences from Kericho, Kenya

1Kenya Medical Research Institute/Walter Reed Project HIV Program, P.O. Box 1357, Kericho 20200, Kenya
2The Kericho District Hospital, Kenya Ministry of Health, P.O. Box 11, Kericho 20200, Kenya
3Miriam Hospital, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02908, USA

Received 14 September 2011; Revised 11 November 2011; Accepted 28 November 2011

Academic Editor: Anthony Harries

Copyright © 2012 Douglas N. Shaffer 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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