Immunologic and Virological Profile of Older Adult Patients Infected by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus starting Treatment in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
Science, Traitement et Soins cliniques,
Chercheurs / Universités,
Erick Ntambwe Kamangu*
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Background: Although the National HIV Infection Control Program has adopted the “Test and Treat” option, virological, immunological and clinical parameters are still important for the decision of the appropriate treatment and proper care. Objective: The objective of this work was to evaluate the immunological and virological profile of HIV-infected patients over 50 years of age starting antiretroviral treatment in Kinshasa. Methods: Twenty-seven subjects over the age of 50 years diagnosed with HIV Type 1 by serology in 3 treatment centers in Kinshasa during the period from 08 November 20...