AIDS in africa

Olaf Müller, Rita Moser, Peter Guggenberger, Meta Alexander, Martin Lauwers, Nzila Ndoluvualu-Namata, Patrick Goubau, Jan Desmyter, Adewale O. Adebajo, Richard W. Goodgame

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To the Editor: In his excellent contribution about the clinical features of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in Uganda (Aug. 9 issue),1 Dr. Goodgame reported a dramatic increase in the incidence of cerebral malaria at Mulago Hospital in the past few years, and most of the patients were seropositive for the human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1). These results are not congruent with our data collected at Rubaga Hospital, a major mission hospital in Kampala. Access to hospitals in Kampala has become less complicated since 1986, and a clinical condition such as cerebral malaria is likely to require hospitalization. We.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)847-848
Number of pages2
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Volume324
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 21 1991
Externally publishedYes

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Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Cerebral Malaria
Uganda
HIV-1
Hospitalization
Incidence

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Müller, O., Moser, R., Guggenberger, P., Alexander, M., Lauwers, M., Ndoluvualu-Namata, N., ... Goodgame, R. W. (1991). AIDS in africa. New England Journal of Medicine, 324(12), 847-848. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJM199103213241212

AIDS in africa. / Müller, Olaf; Moser, Rita; Guggenberger, Peter; Alexander, Meta; Lauwers, Martin; Ndoluvualu-Namata, Nzila; Goubau, Patrick; Desmyter, Jan; Adebajo, Adewale O.; Goodgame, Richard W.

In: New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 324, No. 12, 21.03.1991, p. 847-848.

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Müller, O, Moser, R, Guggenberger, P, Alexander, M, Lauwers, M, Ndoluvualu-Namata, N, Goubau, P, Desmyter, J, Adebajo, AO & Goodgame, RW 1991, 'AIDS in africa', New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 324, no. 12, pp. 847-848. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJM199103213241212
Müller O, Moser R, Guggenberger P, Alexander M, Lauwers M, Ndoluvualu-Namata N et al. AIDS in africa. New England Journal of Medicine. 1991 Mar 21;324(12):847-848. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJM199103213241212
Müller, Olaf ; Moser, Rita ; Guggenberger, Peter ; Alexander, Meta ; Lauwers, Martin ; Ndoluvualu-Namata, Nzila ; Goubau, Patrick ; Desmyter, Jan ; Adebajo, Adewale O. ; Goodgame, Richard W. / AIDS in africa. In: New England Journal of Medicine. 1991 ; Vol. 324, No. 12. pp. 847-848.
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