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Characteristics of Sexual Partnerships Among Men With Diagnosed HIV Who Have Sex With Men, United States and Puerto Rico—2015–2019

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Volume 84, Number 5, August 15, 2020

AIDSVu Updates: Enhanced Service Locators

AIDSVu | April 2020

Adult and Adolescent Opportunistic Infection Guidelines Updated

AIDSinfo | February 11, 2020

HIV and Nutrition and Food Safety 

AIDSinfo | January 14, 2020

Visit infoSIDA to view the fact sheets in Spanish

Newly Diagnosed with HIV: Now What?

The Body

Case Studies: Medicaid Managed Care Plan Best Practices in Hepatitis C Linkage to Care, Treatment, and Retention

NASTAD | October 24, 2019

Updated Immunization Recommendations in Adult/Adolescent Opportunistic Infections Guidelines

AIDSinfo | September 2019

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

CDC | August 23, 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

HIV Surveillance Report Supplemental Report: Social Determinants of Health among Adults with Diagnosed HIV Infection, 2018

CDC | November 2020

What are the chances of contracting HIV? 

Medical News Today | Novemver 2020

HIV patients in care are hospitalized substantially less often than in the past 

Healio | November 15, 2020

Management of infection among Medicare beneficiaries with HIV/AIDS: risk of diabetes with protease inhibitors and associated racial disparities using big data approach

AIDS Care. 2020 Nov 11;1-9. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2020.1840503

IDSA and HIVMA Release New Comprehensive Primary Care Guidance for People with HIV

IDSA | November 6, 2020

HIV and Hispanic/Latino Gay and Bisexual Men

CDC | October 2020

A study for precision diagnosing and treatment strategies in difficult-to-treat AIDS cases and HIV-infected patients with highly fatal or highly disabling opportunistic infections: Study protocol for the optimal early intervention for cryptococcal antigenemia in HIV-infected patients 

Medicine (Baltimore). 2020 Oct 30;99(44):e22874. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000022874.

Medical: AIDS 2020: Highlights and New Data on HIV Treatment 

Infectious Disease Special Edition | October 30, 2020

Landmark TB Trial Identifies Shorter-Course Treatment Regimen

NIH | October 21, 2020

Patients with HIV and four-class drug resistance have high disease burden 

Healio | October 11, 2020

HPV Vaccine Greatly Lowers Risk of Invasive Cervical Cancer

POZ | October 9, 2020

OIDP Congratulates 2020 Nobel Laureates Who Discovered Hepatitis C Virus 

AIDS.gov blog | October 7, 2020

Well-Controlled HIV Infection Not Associated With Progression of Subclinical Atherosclerosis 

Infectious Disease Advisor | October 6, 2020

First man to be cured of HIV now suffers from terminal cancer 

Deutsche Welle | September 25, 2020

Rate of Dyslipidemia Higher Among Women Living With HIV 

Medscape | September 2020

Immunosuppression Greatest Risk Factor for Zoster Infection 

Pharmacy Times | September 23, 2020

Medical mistrust grounded in structural and systemic racism affects HIV care for Black women in the US South

Newswise | September 17, 2020

Pandemic-related declines in testing, ‘sexual distancing’ cause dip in reported STDs

Healio | September 15, 2020

HIV-associated plasmablastic lymphoma in the era of HAART: a single-center experience of 21 patients 

AIDS. 2020 Oct 1;34(12):1735-1743. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000002590.

Rapid diagnostic for gonorrhea wins $19 million federal prize competition to combat antibiotic resistance

NIH | August 8, 2020

Study Finds that Trans Women at Highest Risk for HIV/AIDS are Least Likely to Use PrEP 

pride source.com | July 31, 2020

Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of cervical Cancer screening among HIV-positive and HIV-negative women participating in human papillomavirus screening in rural Zimbabwe

BMC Blogs Network | July 25, 2020

The crisis we are not talking about: One-in-three annual HIV seroconversions among sexual and gender minorities were persistent methamphetamine users 

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2020 Jul 22. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002461

People on HIV Treatment Gain Weight Faster Than Those Without HIV 

POZ | July 21, 2020

People Who Have Taken Many HIV Meds Have Worse Health Outcomes 

POZ | July 20, 2020

One Third Quit in Duke's Smoking Cessation Program for People With HIV 

POZ | July 17, 2020

Elite Controllers of HIV Have Low Level of Virus Capable of Replicating 

POZ | July 17, 2020

The American Cancer Society updates its guideline for HPV vaccination, adapting a 2019 update from the Federal Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices 

EurekAlert | July 8, 2020

People with HIV gain weight faster than HIV-negative people 

aidsmap | July 4, 2020

Adherence to HIV Treatment in the U.S. Remains Quite Poor

POZ | June 24, 2020

Higher risk of lung function impairment in men living with HIV 

aidsmap | June 23, 2020

Humility and Hope: Evolution of the HIV Pandemic, From ART to Today 

AJMC.com Managed Markets Network | June 18, 2020

HIV-related outcome disparities between transgender women living with HIV and cisgender people ... 

PLoS Blogs | May 28, 2020

What 25 Years of the HIV Outpatient Study Has Shown 

Contagionlive.com | April 30, 2020

After Years on the Decline, Hepatitis C Is Returning — Primarily Among Millennials

Discover Magazine | April 20, 2020

AIDSVu recently launched the first-ever county-level maps and data of PrEP utilization in the United States

AIDSVu | April 2020

Much Higher Death Rate After Cancer Diagnosis in People With HIV

CROI 2020, March 8-11, 2020, Boston

PrEP Coverage Associated with Decreased HIV Diagnoses 

Contagionlive.com | March 13, 2020

Study highlights need for increased awareness of cardiovascular risk in transgender women 

Healio | March 13, 2020

Second person cured of HIV is still free of active virus two years on 

CNN International | March 11, 2020

Fibrosis Progression Over 6-Fold Higher in NAFLD With vs Without HIV
CROI 2020, March 8-11, 2020, Boston

Less Coronary Intervention, Higher Mortality in HIV+ People With Acute Coronary Syndrome
"Postdischarge outcomes following acute coronary syndrome in HIV"

CROI 2020, March 8-11, 2020, Boston

Doubled Risk of non-HIV Mortality in US People at Risk for HIV
CROI 2020, March 8-11, 2020, Boston
Liver Cancer Rate Rising Since 1996 in North Americans With HIV
CROI 2020, March 8-11, 2020, Boston
Low Adherence to Treatment and Follow-up of Anal Cancer Precursor
CROI 2020, March 8-11, 2020, Boston

Coronavirus 'like both SARS and AIDS' and causes irreversible lung damage 

Mirror.co.uk | March 7, 2020

Interstitial Lung Abnormalities, Disease More Likely in People With HIV 

Infectious Disease Advisor | March 3, 2020

Push to end HIV epidemic in US complicated by 'brain drain' 

Healio | February 2020

Never Ignore a New Rash in a Patient With AIDS 

Contagionlive.com | February 20, 2020

ART decreases estradiol, but does not impact hormone therapy efficacy, in transgender women 

Healio | January 27, 2020

Policy, Financing, Stigma, and Workforce Barriers Stand in the Way of Addressing Co-Occurring Opioid and Infectious Disease Epidemics

National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine 1/23/20

HIV Transmission and Risk: Separating Fact From Fiction

The Body | January 22, 2020

No Higher Risk for Birth Defects Among Women With HIV 

Infectious Disease Special Edition | January 24, 2020

Chemsex drugs on the rise: a longitudinal analysis of the Swiss HIV Cohort Study from 2007 to 2017

British HIV Association | 2019

Repeat syphilis episodes in MSM highlight need for increased awareness, novel strategies

Healio | January 18, 2020

PrEP Users With Commercial Insurance Persist on Regimen Longer Than Medicaid-Insured Individuals

Contagionlive.com | January 16, 2020

HIV-related microbiota alterations contribute to metabolic comorbidities 

Healio | January 11, 2020

Are Pregnant Women Getting the Right HIV Antiretrovirals? 

Contagionlive.com | January 10, 2020

Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Colonization Burden in HIV-Infected Patients

Medical Care Coordination Program Can Increase Life Expectancy for People with HIV 

Contagionlive.com | January 7, 2020

HIV patients lose smallpox immunity despite childhood vaccine, AIDS drugs 

Medical Xpress | January 3, 2020

People with HIV and their doctors have different priorities for clinical care 

aidsmap | January 2, 2020

HIV test-and-treat policies in NYC nearly halve time to treatment 

Healio | December 26, 2019

New study shows pregnant women with HIV often not given recommended treatment 

Newswise | December 20, 2019

Trends in post-partum viral load among women living with perinatal HIV infection in the USA: a ... 

The Lancet | December 20, 2019

Text reminders, stigma support boost retention in HIV care 

Healio | December 18, 2019

Immune Status and Associated Mortality After Cancer Treatment Among Individuals With HIV in the Antiretroviral Therapy Era

JAMA Oncology | December 5, 2019

'Missed opportunities': Study finds low rate of STD testing among HIV-positive MSM in US 

Healio | November 19, 2019

New HIV and Heart Disease Fact Sheet from AIDSinfo

AIDSinfo | November 2019

Adapting HIV Care and Prevention Strategies for People Experiencing Homelessness 

Contagionlive.com | November 8, 2019

What Are the Health Effects of Electronic Cigarette Use Among People Living With HIV? 

Contagionlive.com | November 8, 2019

Precancer Anal Lesion Arises in 10% of Australian MSM--But Clearance Common

17th European AIDS Conference, November 6-9, 2019, Basel

Screening Program Cuts Anal Cancer Precursor Rate in 405 MSM With HIV
17th European AIDS Conference, November 6-9, 2019, Basel

Risk Score Predicts Diabetes Better Than HOMA-IR and Other Equations

17th European AIDS Conference, November 6-9, 2019, Basel

Pregnancies and Live Births Stable/Rising Since 2002 in European Women With HIV

17th European AIDS Conference, November 6-9, 2019, Basel

Menopause Does Not Affect HIV or CD4 Response in Multicenter Spanish Group
17th European AIDS Conference, November 6-9, 2019, Basel

Adjudicated Heart Failure in HIV-Infected and Uninfected Men and Women

NATAP | November 2019

Birth Cohort and Racial/Ethnic Differences in the Age of First Oral and Anal Sex Among U.S. Men Who Have Sex with Men

Arch Sex Behav. 2019 Oct 29. doi: 10.1007/s10508-019-01508-w

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

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