Stage of treatment CD4 cell count (cells/mm3),
median (range)
Patients with ≥50% rise in CD4 count post switch to second line ART n(%)**
At time of diagnosis 119 (29-388) -
At start of first line ART 65.0 (6-246) -
Switch to second line ART 52.0 (2-415) -
3 months post treatment 57 (10-524) 24 (54)
6 months post treatment 142 (40-600) 30 (67)
12 months post treatment 312 (50-476) 26 (58)
** Denominator is 45 as 6 patients went on second line ART in 2013 for whom post 3, 6 and 12 months measurements are not available.
Table 2: Distribution of CD4 count as per stage of treatment.
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