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Research Article

Survival of Infants Born to HIV-Positive Mothers, by Feeding Modality, in Rakai, Uganda

  • Joseph Kagaayi mail,

    jkagayi@rhsp.org

    Affiliation: Department of Clinical Research Studies, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Ronald H. Gray,

    Affiliation: Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Heena Brahmbhatt,

    Affiliation: Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Godfrey Kigozi,

    Affiliation: Department of Clinical Research Studies, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Fred Nalugoda,

    Affiliation: Department of Clinical Research Studies, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Fred Wabwire-Mangen,

    Affiliation: Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda

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  • David Serwadda,

    Affiliation: Department of Disease Control, Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Nelson Sewankambo,

    Affiliation: Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Veronica Ddungu,

    Affiliation: Department of Clinical Research Studies, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Darix Ssebagala,

    Affiliation: Department of Biostatistics and Data Management, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Joseph Sekasanvu,

    Affiliation: Department of Biostatistics and Data Management, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Grace Kigozi,

    Affiliation: Department of Quality Control and Quality Assurance, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Fredrick Makumbi,

    Affiliation: Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Noah Kiwanuka,

    Affiliation: Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Tom Lutalo,

    Affiliation: Department of Biostatistics and Data Management, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Steven J. Reynolds,

    Affiliations: Division of infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, Laboratory of Immunoregulation, Division of Intramural Research, National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Maria J. Wawer

    Affiliation: Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Published: December 09, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0003877

About the Authors

Joseph Kagaayi, Godfrey Kigozi, Fred Nalugoda, Veronica Ddungu
Department of Clinical Research Studies, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
Ronald H. Gray, Heena Brahmbhatt, Maria J. Wawer
Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
Fred Wabwire-Mangen, Fredrick Makumbi, Noah Kiwanuka
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
David Serwadda
Department of Disease Control, Makerere University School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
Nelson Sewankambo
Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Makerere University School of Medicine, Kampala, Uganda
Darix Ssebagala, Joseph Sekasanvu, Tom Lutalo
Department of Biostatistics and Data Management, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
Grace Kigozi
Department of Quality Control and Quality Assurance, Rakai Health Sciences Program, Entebbe, Uganda
Steven J. Reynolds
Division of infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
Steven J. Reynolds
Laboratory of Immunoregulation, Division of Intramural Research, National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: jkagayi@rhsp.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JK RG MW. Performed the experiments: VD GK. Analyzed the data: JK DKS JS FM NK TL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SJR. Wrote the paper: JK RG HB GK FN FWM DS NS VD DKS JS GK FM NK TL SJR MW. Quality control and quality assurance: GK.