About the Authors

Elena Losina

elosina@partners.org

Affiliations Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Hapsatou Touré

Affiliation INSERM U897, Institut de Santé Publique d'Epidémiologie et de Développement (ISPED), Université Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France

Lauren M. Uhler

Affiliation Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Xavier Anglaret

Affiliations INSERM U897, Institut de Santé Publique d'Epidémiologie et de Développement (ISPED), Université Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France, Centre de Prise en charge, de Recherche et de Formation (CePReF), Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

A. David Paltiel

Affiliation Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Eric Balestre

Affiliation INSERM U897, Institut de Santé Publique d'Epidémiologie et de Développement (ISPED), Université Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France

Rochelle P. Walensky

Affiliations Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, INSERM U897, Institut de Santé Publique d'Epidémiologie et de Développement (ISPED), Université Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Center for AIDS Research, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Eugène Messou

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Milton C. Weinstein

Affiliation Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

François Dabis

Affiliation INSERM U897, Institut de Santé Publique d'Epidémiologie et de Développement (ISPED), Université Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France

Kenneth A. Freedberg

Affiliations Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, INSERM U897, Institut de Santé Publique d'Epidémiologie et de Développement (ISPED), Université Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Center for AIDS Research, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

for the ART-LINC Collaboration of International Epidemiological Databases to Evaluate AIDS (IeDEA)
and the CEPAC International investigators

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: EL HT LMU XA ADP EB RPW EM MCW FD KAF. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: EL HT LMU XA ADP EB RPW EM MCW FD KAF. Designed the experiments/the study: EL HT XA FD. Analyzed the data: EL RPW KAF. Collected data/did experiments for the study: HT XA. Wrote the first draft of the paper: EL HT. Contributed to the writing of the paper: EL LMU XA ADP RPW MCW FD KAF. Conducted model analyses: LMU. Assisted in model development and updating: ADP. Provided methodologic guidance and helped developed the model: MCW. Co-developed the model: KAF.