Yuh B, Tate J, Butt AA, Crothers K, Freiberg M, Leaf D, Logeais M, Rimland D, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Ruser C, Justice AC. Weight change after antiretroviral therapy and mortality. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 2015 Jun 15;60(60). 1852-9. PMID: 25761868 [PubMed]
Weight gain after antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation is common, but its implication for mortality is unknown. We evaluated weight change in the first year after ART initiation and its association with subsequent mortality.