Christin L. Melton

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Most Recent Articles by Christin L. Melton

How HIV Affects Cervical Cancer Risk and Outcomes

How HIV Affects Cervical Cancer Risk and Outcomes

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Women with HIV have an increased risk for persistent HPV infection, which frequently progresses to cervical cancer, and they should be warned of their increased risk for HPV and cervical cancer and, when appropriate, advised to undergo HPV vaccination.

Challenges in Treating Genotype 3 Hepatitis C Virus

Challenges in Treating Genotype 3 Hepatitis C Virus

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Data have shown patients with genotype 3 HCV have faster progression of fibrosis and higher rates of cirrhosis, severe steatosis, and hepatocellular carcinoma.

Are Antibiotic Stewardship Programs the Antidote to Antibiotic Overuse?

Are Antibiotic Stewardship Programs the Antidote to Antibiotic Overuse?

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Optimizing outcomes with an antibiotic stewardship programs requires a team approach that involves point-of-care providers.

New Treatment Options for Rheumatic Manifestations of HCV

New Treatment Options for Rheumatic Manifestations of HCV

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Patients with HCV are at risk for several extrahepatic sequelae. Find out what they are and the new treatment options for managing HCV in patients with rheumatic symptoms.

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