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TitleChanging From Stavudine to Tenofovir in First-Line Antiretroviral Therapy in South Africa
AuthorsAlana Brennan, Kate Shearer, & Matthew Fox
PublisherHE2RO Policy Brief Number 4, Health Economics and Epidemiology Research Office
LocationSouth Africa
Year2012
Abstract

Background:

Since 2010, the Health Economics and Epidemiology Research Office (HE2RO) has conducted a series of observational studies designed to assess the impact of the change to tenofovir in first-line ART. Each of these studies was done at the Themba Lethu Clinic, a large HIV treatment clinic in Johannesburg, South Africa. The results of three of these studies are summarized in this policy brief.  
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