The writing committee would like to acknowledge several thousands of patients, the TAHOD Steering Committee [The TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database: CV Mean, V Saphonn* and K Vohith, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Dermatology & STDs, Phnom Penh, Cambodia; FJ Zhang*, HX Zhao and N Han, Beijing Ditan Hospital, Beijing, China; PCK Li* and MP Lee, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Hong Kong, China; N Kumarasamy*, S Saghayam and C Ezhilarasi, YRG Centre for AIDS Research and Education, Chennai, India; S Pujari*‡, K Joshi, and A Makane, Institute of Infectious Diseases, Pune, India; TP Merati*, DN Wirawan and F Yuliana, Faculty of Medicine Udayana University & Sanglah Hospital, Bali, Indonesia; E Yunihastuti* and O Ramadian, Working Group on AIDS Faculty of Medicine, University of Indonesia/ Ciptomangunkusumo Hospital, Jakarta, Indonesia; S Oka*, J Tanuma and M Honda, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan; JY Choi*, SH Han, and JM Kim, Division of Infectious Diseases, Dept. of Internal Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea; C KC Lee*, B HL Sim and R David, Hospital Sungai Buloh, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; A Kamarulzaman* and A Kajindran, University of Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; G Tau, Port Moresby General Hospital, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea**; R Ditangco*, E Uy and R Bantique, Research Institute for Tropical Medicine, Manila, Philippines; YMA Chen*, WW Wong and LH Kuo, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and AIDS Prevention and Research Centre, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan; PL Lim*, A Chua and E Foo, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore; P Phanuphak*, Kiat Ruxrungtham and M Khongphattanayothin, HIV-NAT/Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Centre, Bangkok, Thailand; S Sungkanuparph*, S Kiertiburanakul and B Piyavong, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand; T Sirisanthana*†, R Chaiwarith and W Kotarathititum, Research Institute for Health Sciences, Chiang Mai, Thailand; AH Sohn*, L Messerschmidt* and B Petersen, TREAT Asia, amfAR—The Foundation for AIDS Research, Bangkok, Thailand; J Chuah*, Gold Coast Sexual Health Clinic, Miami, Queensland, Australia; DA Cooper, MG Law*, J Zhou* and A Jiamsakul, National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. *TAHOD Steering Committee member; **Inactive site; † Steering Committee Chair; ‡ co-Chair. TAHOD reviewers: PCK Li, MP Lee, S Vanar, S Faridah, A Kamarulzaman, JY Choi, B Vannary, R Ditangco, K Tsukada, SH ?A3B2 twb=0.39w?> Han, FJ Zhang, YMA Chen, N Kumarasay, A Dravid, OT Ng, C Duncombe, S Sungkanuparph, T Sirisanthana. Independent reviewers: F Drummond, M Boyd] and the AHOD Steering Committee [The Australian HIV Observational Database: D Ellis, General Medical Practice, Coffs Harbour, NSW; J Chuah*, M Ngieng, B Dickson, Gold Coast Sexual Health Clinic, Miami, QLD;M Bloch, T Franic, S Agrawal, N Cunningham Holdsworth House General Practice, Darlinghurst, NSW; R Moore, S Edwards, P Locke, Northside Clinic, North Fitzroy, VIC; D Nolan, C Forsdyke, J Skett, Department of Clinical Immunology, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA; NJ Roth*†, J Nicolson, Prahran Market Clinic, South Yarra, VIC; D Allen, P Maudlin Holden Street Clinic, Gosford, NSW; D Smith, C Mincham, C Gray Lismore Sexual Health & AIDS Services, Lismore, NSW; D Baker*, R Vale, East Sydney Doctors, Darlinghurst, NSW; D Russell, S Downing, Cairns Sexual Health Service, Cairns, QLD; D Templeton, C O’Connor, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Sexual Health, Camperdown, NSW; D Sowden, K McGill, Clinic 87, Sunshine Coast & Cooloola HIV Sexual Health Service, Nambour, QLD; D Orth; D Youds, Gladstone Road Medical Centre, Highgate Hill, QLD; E Jackson, Blue Mountains Sexual Health and HIV Clinic, Katoomba, NSW; T Read, J Silvers, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Melbourne, VIC; A Kulatunga, P Knibbs, Communicable Disease Centre, Royal Darwin Hospital, Darwin, NT; J Hoy, K Watson*, M Bryant, S Price, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC; M Gotowski, S Taylor, L Stuart-Hill, Tamworth Sexual Health Service, Tamworth, NSW; D Cooper, A Carr, K Hesse, R Norris St Vincent’s Hospital, Darlinghurst, NSW; R Finlayson, I Prone, Taylor Square Private Clinic, Darlinghurst, NSW; MT Liang, Nepean Sexual Health and HIV Clinic, Penrith, NSW; M Kelly, A Gibson, H Magon, AIDS Medical Unit, Brisbane, QLD; K Brown, N Skobalj, Illawarra Sexual Health Clinic, Warrawong, NSW; L Wray, H Lu, Sydney Sexual Health Centre, Sydney, NSW; W Donohue, The Care and Prevention Programme, Adelaide University, Adelaide, SA; I Woolley, M Giles, T Korman, Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, VIC; Dubbo Sexual Health Centre, Dubbo, NSW; P Canavan*, National Association of People Living with HIV/AIDS; C Lawrence*, National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation; B Mulhall*, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW; M Law*, K Petoumenos*, S Marashi Pour*, Courtney Bendall*, National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of NSW, Sydney; NSW.*Steering Committee member 2010, † Current Steering Committee chair. Cause of Death (CoDE) reviewers AHOD reviewers: D Sowden, D Templeton, A Carr, J Hoy, L Wray, J Chuah, K Morwood, T Read, N Roth, I Woolley, M Kelly, J Broom.]
The author(s) disclosed receipt of the following financial support for the research and/or authorship of this article: The TREAT Asia HIV Observational Database and the Australian HIV Observational Database are part of the Asia Pacific HIV Observational Database and are initiatives of TREAT Asia, a program of amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, with support from the following institutes of the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH): National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), the Office of the Director (OD), and the National Cancer Institute (NCI), as part of the International Epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS (IeDEA) (grant no. U01AI069907). Additional support is provided by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs through a partnership with Stichting Aids Fonds. The National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research is funded by the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing, and is affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine, The University of New South Wales.