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  1. Impact of the 1993 revision of the AIDS case definition on the prevalence of AIDS in a clinical setting.

    Article - En anglais


    To determine the impact of the 1993 revision of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDc) AIDS surveillance case definition on the prevalence of AIDS.


    Review of prospectively collected baseline clinical and demographic data on HIV-infected patients presenting for care between December 1988 and May 1991.


    The HIV Clinic of the Johns Hopkins Hospital, an urban, primary care institution.

    Main outcome measure

    Diagnosis of AIDS by the 1987 (specific indicator diseases) or the 1993 (indicator diseases, pulmonary tuberculosis, recurrent bacterial pneumonia, cervical carcinoma, or CD4 lymphocyte count <200x106l) CDC case definition.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Immunodéficit acquis syndrome, Virose, Infection, Prévalence, Définition, Révision, Hémopathie, Immunopathologie, Maladie sexuellement transmissible, Epidémiologie, Maryland, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Surveillance sanitaire, Homme

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Prevalence, Definition, Revision, Hemopathy, Immunopathology, Sexually transmitted disease, Epidemiology, Maryland, United States, North America, America, Sanitary surveillance, Human

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0547754

    Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 199406.