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Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections


Risk of HIV transmission through condomless sex in serodifferent gay couples with the HIV-positive partner taking suppressive antiretroviral therapy (PARTNER): final results of a multicentre, prospective, observational study

The Lancet | May 2, 2019

STEPS to Care Toolkit

STEPS to Care, a new online toolkit to support engagement in HIV care, is now available for download on the Effective Interventions website.
 

New Resources on HIV-HCV Coinfection

HIV.gov | February 1, 2019

Updated Fact Sheets on Pregnancy and HIV

aidsinfo | January 31, 2019

AASLD - IDSA HCV Guidelines Update
HCV Guidelines | May 24 2018
Preexposure Prophylaxis for the Prevention of HIV Infection in the United States—2017 Update: A Clinical Practice Guideline Clinical Providers Supplement  
CDC | March 2018
Surveillance for Viral Hepatitis – United States, 2016
CDC | April 2018
State-Specific PrEP Resources

New HCV AASLD IDSA Guidelines Update Sept 21 2017: New Treatment-Naive & Treatment-Experienced Guidance / Genotype 1 & Genotype 3

NATAP | September 22, 2017
Science over Stigma: The Public Health Case Against HCV Treatment Sobriety Restrictions
NASTAD.org
The evidence for U=U: why negligible risk is zero risk
i-base | 9 August 2017

New Guideline: Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection with Direct-Acting Antivirals (DAAs)

HIV Clinical Resource

Exciting News from the AIDSVu Team

HepVu
Updated AASLD/IDSA HCV Guidelines
News Updates

Short-term outcomes for lung cancer resection surgery in HIV infection

AIDS: July 1, 2019

HIV stigma and viral load among African-American women receiving treatment for HIV

AIDS | June 2019

Undernutrition and associated factors among HIV-positive adult patients enrolled in antiretroviral ... 

Dove Medical Press | June 2019

Why Many HIV-Positive Women Choose Basic Survival Over Treatment 

Healthline | June 28, 2019

FDA OKs First Chlamydia, Gonorrhea Tests for Throat, Rectal Swabs

POZ | June 25, 2019

Viremia Trajectories of HIV in HIV-PositiveWomen in the United States, 1994-2017

JAMA | May 17, 2019

HHS Launches New Web Page for the STI Federal Action Plan, HHS.GOV/STI

HIV.gov | June 20, 2019

Spike in hepatitis C cases among injection drug users alarming to health experts

Newsday | June 15, 2019

Preexposure Prophylaxis for the Prevention of HIV Infection

US Preventive Services Task Force Evidence Report | June 11, 2019

Pharmacists Can Play Key Role in Ending the HIV Epidemic

HIV.gov | June 10, 2019

Short-term outcomes for lung cancer resection surgery in HIV infection

NATAP | June 7, 2019

Patients Struggle to Access MAT, Buprenorphine Opioid Treatment

Patient Engagement Hit | June 5, 2019

Characteristics, Prevention, and Management of Cardiovascular Disease in People Living With HIV: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association

Circulation on HIV & Cardiovascular Disease, and Aging/HIV | June 3, 2019

Final Recommendation Statement: Prevention of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection: Preexposure Prophylaxis

US Preventive Services Task Force | June 2019

Quick Take on the U.S. STI Crisis Released by Georgetown Law’s O’Neill Institute

HIV.gov | May 29, 2019

 

Modeling HPV vaccination scale-up among urban young men who have sex with men in the context of HIV

NCBI | May 25, 2019

Use of the Phase-Based Model of Smoking Treatment to Guide Intervention Development for Persons Living with HIV Who Self-Identify as African American Tobacco Smokers

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 May 15;16(10). pii: E1703. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16101703

Successful treatment of HIV eliminates sexual transmission

The Lancet | May 2, 2019

End to Aids in sight as huge study finds drugs stop HIV transmission

The Guardian | May 2, 2019

Anal cancer treatment less effective and more likely to cause side-effects in people with HIV

aidsmap | April 30, 2019

Breastfeeding with an undetectable viral load: some insights into the current UK situation

aidsmap | April 26, 2019

Quick Take on the US STI Crisis

HIV-Positive People: It's Time To Talk About Diarrhea

HivPlusMag.com | April 15, 2019

In rare cases, immune system fails despite HIV suppression

NIH | April 14, 2019

Bacterial STIs Increase Among PrEP Users

Medscape | April 10, 2019

Association of HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis With Incidence of Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Individuals at High Risk of HIV Infection

JAMA | April 9, 2019

Addressing the Sexually Transmitted Infection and HIV Syndemic

JAMA | April 9, 2019

1st Living HIV-Positive Organ Donor Wants To Lift 'The Shroud Of HIV Related Stigma'

NPR | April 6, 2019

Adults at high risk for HIV show 'alarmingly' low HPV vaccination rate

Healio | April 2, 2019

Association of HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis With Incidence of Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Individuals at High Risk of HIV Infection

Human Papillomavirus Vaccination and Infection in Young Sexual Minority Men: The P18 Cohort Study

AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2019 Apr;33(4):149-156. doi: 10.1089/apc.2018.0276

In world first, HIV-positive woman donates kidney to HIV-positive recipient

CNN | March 28, 2019

Barriers and facilitators of hepatitis C treatment uptake among people who inject drugs enrolled in opioid treatment programs in Baltimore

J Subst Abuse Treat. 2019 May;100:45-51. doi: 10.1016/j.jsat.2019.01.021. Epub 2019 Jan 30.

Trends in Comorbid Conditions Among Medicaid Enrollees with HIV

Oxford Academic | March 10, 2019

Hepatitis C drops among HIV-positive London gay men after direct-acting antiviral scale-up

aidsmap | March 7, 2019

Roles Community Health Workers Perform on HIV Care Teams: New Fact Sheet

TargetHIV | March 2019

Women with HIV may have higher breast cancer mortality

aidsmap | March 6, 2019

Association of immunosuppression and HIV viraemia with non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk overall and ...

The Lancet | February 27, 2019

Cocaine use associated with poor adherence to PrEP and dropping out of care

aidsmap | February 22, 2019

Human Immunodeficiency Virus Increases the Risk of Incident Heart Failure

Finding the right exercise, diet aids for HIV patients

Medical Xpress | February 21, 2019

Gay men in New York rate an undetectable viral load as less effective than PrEP

aidsmap | February 19, 2019

Nicotine metabolised at a faster rate among HIV-positive smokers – implications for quitting smoking

aidsmap | February 18, 2019

Magnitude of malnutrition and associated factors among HIV infected children attending HIV-care in three public hospitals in East and West Gojjam Zones, Amhara, Northwest, Ethiopia, 2017: a cross-sectional study

BMC Res Notes. 2018 Nov 3;11(1):788. doi: 10.1186/s13104-018-3882-8

Smoking cannabis is an independent risk factor for lung disease in people with HIV

aidsmap | February 15, 2019

Among injection drug users, HIV more prevalent in women than men

Healio | February 14, 2019

‘Intersecting epidemics’: Drug use doubles in women, straight men with syphilis

Healio | February 14, 2019

Smoking, cholesterol, blood pressure are more important causes of disease than HIV in people ...

aidsmap | February 11, 2019

Marijuana use increases risk for lung disease in patients with HIV

Healio | February 4, 2019

Glycated haemoglobin threshold for dysglycaemia screening, and application to metabolic syndrome diagnosis in HIV-infected Africans

PLoS One. 2019 Jan 31;14(1):e0211483. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0211483. eCollection 2019

NATAP: Cardiac Dysfunction in HIV/Belly Fat-VAT-Lipodystrophy

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: a growing health problem in people with HIV

aidsmap | January 29, 2019

HIV-positive women less likely to be treated successfully for cervical pre-cancer

aidsmap | January 26, 2019

Experts suggest urine-based TB screening for all patients with HIV

Healio | January 26, 2019

PrEP promotion should be positive

aidsmap | January 25, 2019

Effect of Marijuana Smoking on Pulmonary Disease in HIV-Infected and Uninfected Men: A ...

The Lancet | January 24, 2019

Proportion of Incident HIV Cases among Men Who Have Sex with Men Attributable to Gonorrhea and Chlamydia: A Modeling Analysis

PubMed | January 19, 2019

Higher Viral Control in Women With HIV in Serodiscordant Relationships

Infectious Disease Advisor | January 18, 2019

New Updated HHS Exercise Executive Summary & Guidelines 2nd Edition

Trans Women Can PrEP Without Fear

Advocate.com | January 17, 2019

Associations With Kaposi Sarcoma in Patients With HIV

Physician's Weekly | January 14, 2019

HIV & Cancer Risk: Expert Interview

Infectious Disease Advisor | January 10, 2019

The science is clear: with HIV, undetectable equals untransmittable

NIH | January 10, 2019

Six innovative models for PrEP services

aidsmap | January 7, 2019

Hitch HIV prevention to a rolling wagon

The Hill | January 5, 2019

Top HIV News of 2018

Contagionlive.com  | December 26, 2018

HIV infections among black gay men taking PrEP, probably due to poor adherence

aidsmap | December 20, 2018

Trauma-Informed Approaches Toolkit

NASTAD | December 14, 2018

Women with HIV have increased risk of missed menstrual periods

aidsmap | December 13, 2018