This study describes causes of death in persons with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) and assesses the completeness of reporting of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection or AIDS on death certificates of persons with AIDS.
AIDS case reports were linked with death certificates in 11 local/state health departments ; underlying and associated causes of death were available for 32 513 persons with AIDS who died.
Mots-clés Pascal : SIDA, Virose, Infection, Mortalité, Cause, Certificat décès, Homme, Association, Immunopathologie, Immunodéficit
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Mortality, Cause, Death certificate, Human, Association, Immunopathology, Immune deficiency
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0670034
Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 09/06/1995.