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Combination Antiretroviral Therapy Is Associated With Weight Gain, Especially After 2 Years of Treatment
To explore factors associated with gaining weight in patients with HIV receiving ART, the researchers retrospectively studied a cohort of 870 adult patients with HIV who were seen for at least 3 months at the Wexner Medical Center Infectious Diseases Clinic.