Publication

The Curaçao Cohort Studies: An analysis of the implementation of combination antiretroviral therapy in Curaçao

de Groot-Hermanides, H., 2015, [S.l.]: [S.n.]. 144 p.

Research output: ThesisThesis fully internal (DIV)Academic

APA

de Groot-Hermanides, H. (2015). The Curaçao Cohort Studies: An analysis of the implementation of combination antiretroviral therapy in Curaçao. [S.l.]: [S.n.].

Author

de Groot-Hermanides, Hillegonda. / The Curaçao Cohort Studies : An analysis of the implementation of combination antiretroviral therapy in Curaçao. [S.l.] : [S.n.], 2015. 144 p.

Harvard

de Groot-Hermanides, H 2015, 'The Curaçao Cohort Studies: An analysis of the implementation of combination antiretroviral therapy in Curaçao', Doctor of Philosophy, University of Groningen, [S.l.].

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The Curaçao Cohort Studies : An analysis of the implementation of combination antiretroviral therapy in Curaçao. / de Groot-Hermanides, Hillegonda.

[S.l.] : [S.n.], 2015. 144 p.

Research output: ThesisThesis fully internal (DIV)Academic

Vancouver

de Groot-Hermanides H. The Curaçao Cohort Studies: An analysis of the implementation of combination antiretroviral therapy in Curaçao. [S.l.]: [S.n.], 2015. 144 p.


BibTeX

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abstract = "This thesis provides a detailed description of the HIV-1 epidemic and treatment of HIV-1 infected individuals in Cura{\cc}ao. We conclude that the immunological, virological and clinical responses to cART in Cura{\cc}ao are sub-optimal due to late cART initiation and low rates of retention in care. Given the results presented in this thesis, we suggest creating a HIV care model aimed at maximizing the therapeutic and preventive effects of cART by focusing on early identification of HIV-1 infection followed by immediate cART initiation with life-long monitoring. Importantly, these strategies require the integration of HIV care into primary health care provision in Cura{\cc}ao and tasks shifting from infectious disease medical specialists to general practitioners.",
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RIS

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