Tori Rodriguez, MA, LPC

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HIV Transmission Through Breastfeeding: New Review and Expert Interview

HIV Transmission Through Breastfeeding: New Review and Expert Interview

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Mother-to-child HIV transmission rates are low in the presence of antiretroviral therapy but increase once ART stops at 6 months postpartum.

DAA Treatment Combo for HCV Improves Patient-Reported Outcomes

DAA Treatment Combo for HCV Improves Patient-Reported Outcomes

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An investigational direct-acting antiviral treatment combination improves patient-reported outcomes in addition to sustained virologic response in patients with HCV, especially patients with cirrhosis.

Helping Patients Make the Transition From Pediatric to Adult Care

Helping Patients Make the Transition From Pediatric to Adult Care

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Using available transition tools, preparing and empowering patients and families to actively participate in their care early, and maintaining good health are the first steps to ensuring good transitions.

Early HBsAg Decline Predicts Entecavir Response in Chronic HBV

Early HBsAg Decline Predicts Entecavir Response in Chronic HBV

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Researchers proposed a new cutoff for defining an HBsAg decline at the specific time points to make early assessments of treatment responses in chronic HBV patients with genotype B or C being treated with entecavir.

Novel Vaccine Improves Shedding and Lesion Rates in HSV-2

Novel Vaccine Improves Shedding and Lesion Rates in HSV-2

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A randomized trial shows that a candidate HSV-2 vaccine had a favorable safety profile and led to reduced shedding and lesion rates in human participants.

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