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Table 3 Causes of death in hospitalized HIV-infected patients related to ART status

From: Causes of hospitalization and predictors of HIV-associated mortality at the main referral hospital in Sierra Leone: a prospective study

Cause of death Total
N = 52 (100%)
ART status P value
No
N = 36 (100%)
Yes
N = 16 (100%)
Anemia 12 (23.1) 10 (27.8) 2 (12.5) 0.17
Pneumonia 10 (19.2) 7 (19.4) 3 (18.8) 0.95
Diarrheal illness 8 (15.4) 3 (8.3) 5 (31.3) 0.04
Tuberculosis 7 (13.6) 4 (11.0) 3 (18.8) 0.46
Cerebral toxoplasmosis 6 (11.5) 5 (13.9) 1 (6.2) 0.43
Decompensated cirrhosis 3 (5.8) 2 (5.6) 1 (6.2) 0.92
Pneumocystis pneumonia 1 (1.9) 1 (2.8) 0.50
Malaria 1 (1.9) 1 (2.8) 0.50
Bacterial meningitis 1 (1.9) 1 (2.8) 0.50
Sepsis 1 (1.9) 1 (6.2) 0.13
Drug-induced hepatotoxicity 1 (1.9) 1 (2.8) 0.50
Stroke 1 (1.9) 1 (2.8) 0.50