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Research Article

Determinants of Mortality among Adult HIV-Infected Patients on Antiretroviral Therapy in a Rural Hospital in Southeastern Nigeria: A 5-Year Cohort Study

Table 2

Baseline characteristics and associated mortality among 1069 PLWHA in Nigerian Christian Hospital.

CharacteristicsNumber of patientsNumber of deaths (%)

Last known status
 Dead78 (7.3%)
 Alive820 (76.9%)
 Loss to followup (LTFU)168 (15.6%)
Age group (years)
 15–24391 (2.5)
 25–3435415 (4.2)
 35–4444239 (7.0)
 45+23439 (13.3)
Baseline CD4 staging (cells/μL)
 >50031210 (3.2)
 350–499 1343 (2.2)
 200–349 1113 (2.7)
 <20051262 (12.1)
Drug regimen
 Combivir-based 1st line38315 (3.9)
 Truvada-based 1st line54855 (10.0)
 Combivir-based 2nd line672 (2.0)
 Truvada-based 2nd line532 (3.8)

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