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Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections


Updated Immunization Recommendations in Adult/Adolescent Opportunistic Infections Guidelines

AIDSinfo | September 2019

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
Contributions of HIV, hepatitis C virus, and traditional vascular risk factors to peripheral artery disease in women

Sentara nurse is second living person with HIV to donate kidney in country 

Virginian-Pilot | October 20, 2019

Time to change cardiovascular prevention in people with HIV

The Lancet | October 18, 2019

Age-specific associations between HIV infection and carotid artery intima-media thickness in China: a cross-sectional evaluation of baseline data from the CHART cohort

The Lancet | October 18, 2019

Prevalence and Associated Stroke Risk of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Patients With Atrial Fibrillation?- A Nationwide Cohort Study

Circ J. 2019 Oct 17. doi: 10.1253/circj.CJ-19-0527

Bone Loss and Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV and HCV 

Infectious Disease Advisor | September 27, 2019

Black and Latino gay men less likely to take HIV prevention pill, mainly because doctors don't ... 

New York Daily News | September 27, 2019

More than 70% of US adults are not aware of HPV cancer risks

Healio | September 27, 2019

Updated Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in Adults and Adolescents with HIV

AIDSinfo | September 13, 2019

Long-Term Trends in HIV Mortality Show Prevalence of Underlying Infection

Pharmacy Times | September 10, 2019

Quality of Life in HIV+ in US & Globally
Compared with normal weight without central obesity, normal-weight central obesity was associated with higher risk of cardiovascular disease mortality (hazard ratio, 1.25; 95% CI, 1.05-1.46) and cancer mortality (hazard ratio, 1.20; 95% CI, 1.01-1.43)

HIV Infection Associated With Poor Cancer Outcomes 

Infectious Disease Advisor | August 27, 2019

Human Papillomavirus–Attributable Cancers — United States, 2012–2016

CDC | August 23, 2019

Cardiovascular cost of smoking may last up to 25 years

MD Edge | August 20, 2019

Predictors of Ischemic and Hemorrhagic Strokes Among People Living With HIV: The D:A:D ... 

The Lancet | August 10, 2019

CD4+ T Lymphocytes May Contribute to Diabetes in Women With HIV 

Infectious Disease Advisor | August 6, 2019

Even After Decade of Treatment, HIV Can Hide in Spinal Fluid 

Healthline | July 22, 2019

A Mixed Methods Study of Anticipated and Experienced Stigma in Health Care Settings Among Women Living with HIV in the United States

AIDS Patient Care and STDsVol. 33, No. 4 | Behavioral and Psychosocial Research

The Relationship of HIV-related Stigma and Health Care Outcomes in the US Deep South

Southern HIV/AIDS Strategy Initiative | July 19, 2019

C . trachomatis may raise risk for precancerous anal lesions in patients with HIV 

Healio | July 19, 2019

Is successful HIV therapy a Pyrrhic victory for the brain?

J Clin Invest | July 15, 2019

Persistent HIV in central nervous system linked to cognitive impairment

J Clin Invest | July 15, 2019

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