Epidemiology of comorbidity of HIV/AIDS and non-communicable diseases in developing countries: a systematic review

Tilahun Nigatu Haregu, Brian Federick Oldenburg, Geoffrey Setswe, Julian Elliott, Vajira Nanayakkara

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A systematic review of studies from Medline and Embase (2000-2012) reporting the magnitude and determinants of non-communicable diseases in people living with HIV was conducted. The review focused specifically on the common non-communicable diseases of global priority: cardiovascular diseases, cancers, diabetes and chronic respiratory diseases
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1 - 12
Number of pages12
JournalThe Journal of Global Health Care Systems
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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