Further research on longer-term effects of maternal prenatal TDF use is important given the majority of HIV-infected women are prescribed a TDF-containing prevention of mother-to-child transmission regimen.
Switching to dolutegravir plus darunavir/ritonavir provided a simple and safe rescue regimen, controlling viral replication in a high proportion of patients.
Study evaluated the optimal duration of ledipasvir/sofosbuvir for the treatment of acute hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in HIV.
Findings show that HIV status was associated with an increased rate of incidental carotid plaque, noncalcified plaque, and high-risk plaque.
Daily cannabis use remained significantly associated with lower odds of steatosis even after adjustment for BMI, which is known to be inversely correlated with cannabis use.
Maraviroc (MVC)-containing HIV PrEP regimens are well tolerated for preventing HIV infection in uninfected women.
Experts discuss new findings supporting the need for PrEP in adolescents and discuss the continued debate surrounding parental consent and other relevant issues.
Women should not be denied the use of progestin-only injectables because of concerns about the possible increased risk of acquiring HIV.
Once-daily regimens have been shown to improve adherence to treatment with no adverse effect on outcomes in patients with HIV.
Many women who are newly diagnosed with HIV have already been diagnosed but are not getting HIV medical care.
HIV PrEP in the UK for men who have sex with men might be cost-effective.
Among HIV-infected, virologically suppressed black adults, FTC/TAF showed improvements in renal and bone safety compared to FTC/TDF.
Only a small percentage of people with HIV/HCV co-infection receive treatment for hepatitis C.
In 2004, syphilis screening guidelines were changed to recommend rapid plasma regain testing every 3 to 6 months.
The FDA has approved labeling changes for Genvoya to include new safety and efficacy data.
Notification rates of new HIV diagnoses in older adults increased in 16 European countries from 2004 to 2015.
Cutaneous manifestations are frequently associated with immune dysfunction in HIV.
Ibalizumab may be a valuable option in patients with multidrug-resistant HIV.
Examining the barriers to co-use of hormonal contraceptives and antiretroviral therapy in women with HIV.
The incidence of neurocognitive impairment is high in HIV-infected population, despite the introduction of combination antiretroviral therapy (CART).
The GRADE framework recommendations provide guidance for combination treatment regimens based on 2 systemic reviews, patient considerations, fetal outcomes, and practical issues.
The Infectious Diseases Society of America recommends that people living with HIV be screened for pain.
PrEP adherence decreases in adolescent MSM with quarterly visits during 48-week intervention.
A substantial proportion of children with diagnosed HIV infection might not be receiving the recommended frequency of medical care.
Abacavir-containing antiretroviral therapy does not appear to confer an increased risk for myocardial infarction or coronary artery disease.
Stroke outcomes between people with and without HIV were comparable.
Researchers aim to identify changes in blood lipid profiles among children with HIV after 12 months of using antiretroviral therapy.
Traditional risk factors may incur a higher risk for CVD in HIV-positive premenopausal women than HIV infection itself.
Learn more about when stopping antiretroviral therapy (ART) may be necessary, why patients discontinue ART, predicting viral suppression, and predicting and encouraging adherence.
A systematic review analyzed whether infection with HSV-2 increases risk of HIV acquisition.
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