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  21st Conference on Retroviruses and
Opportunistic Infections
Boston, MA March 3 - 6, 2014
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End-stage kidney disease and kidney transplantation in HIV positive patients
  Reported by Jules Levin
CROI 2014 March 3-6 Boston, MA
Esther Gathogo1, Sophie Jose2, John Booth2, John Connolly2, Margaret Johnson2, Stephen P. McAdoo3, Emil A. Kumar3, Nicola E Mackie3, Michael Rayment4, Rachael Jones4, Clifford Leen5, Deborah Williams6, Caroline Sabin2 and Frank A. Post1 for the UK Collaborative HIV Cohort (CHIC) Study 1Kings College London, London, UK; 2UCL Medical School, Royal Free Campus, London, UK, 3Imperial College London, London, UK, 4Chelsea and Westminster NHS Trust, London, UK, 5Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK, 6Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, Brighton, UK
"Factors associated with ESKD - In the multivariable model, older age, black ethnicity, lower CD4 cell count and HIV RNA level, and hepatitis B and hepatitis C co-infection were independently associated with ESKD. (Table 2)"