Youth Health Care

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Surveillance slide set: HIV Surveillance in Adolescents and Young Adults (through 2016)
Despite reassuring data, we can't yet say U=U for breastfeeding
aidsmap | November 22, 2017

Improving Long-term Outcomes in Perinatally Infected Youth With HIV

Infectious Disease Advisor (registration) | April 28, 2017

HIV Among Pregnant Women, Infants, and Children

CDC | Mar 10, 2017
The College Student's Guide to Safe & Healthy Intimate Relationships
Guidelines for Use of Antiretroviral Agents in Pediatric HIV Infection:Comprehensive Slide Set 
Source: AETC National Resource Center
Resource on Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) in Pediatrics/Adolescents
Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Exposed and HIV-Infected Children Now Online
CDC November 8, 2013
American Academy of Pediatrics Policy Statement on Transitioning Youth Living with HIV
Bottle-Feeding Urged for U.S. Moms with HIV
MedPage Today January 28, 2013
HIV Among Youth in the US—Protecting a Generation
Updated Guidelines for Use of Antiretroviral Agents in Pediatric HIV Infection: Comprehensive Slide Set
IV Guidelines: HIV Disclosure to Parents and Consent to HIV Treatment Among Adolescents
Vital Signs: HIV Infection, Testing, and Risk Behaviors Among Youths—United States
Updated HHS Pediatric Antiretroviral Treatment Guidelines Now Available
Mortality Trends in the US Perinatal AIDS Collaborative Transmission Study (1986–2004)
Highly Active Antiretroviral Treatment and Children
Updated Pediatric Guidelines Slide Set is Now Available on the NRC Website
Updated Slide Set: Pediatric HIV Surveillance (through 2009)
The Pediatric HIV Surveillance slide set has been updated with information from the 2009 HIV Surveillance Report.
NEW: Transitioning HIV-Infected Adolescents into Adult Care
 June 2011
Enhanced Perinatal Surveillance—15 Areas, 2005–2008
Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in Pediatric Infection
Guidelines for Use of Antiretroviral Agents in Pediatric HIV Infection: Comprehensive Slide Set
AETC National Resource Center 09/2010
Pediatric Oral Health Care Issues
with Links into HIVdent and State of New York Pediatric Oral Manifestations Picture Galleries
Updated Prevention and Treatment Guidelines for Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Adults, Adolescents and Children

News Updates

Antiviral drug not beneficial for reducing mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B when added to existing preventatives
NIH | March 7, 2018
Study finds that women are much more vulnerable to HIV infection during pregnancy and in the ...
aidsmap | March 5, 2018
PHAT Life: Effective HIV intervention for youth in the criminal justice system
National Institutes of Health | February 16, 2018
Ethiopia: AIDS orphans live, grow in uncertain future
Anadolu Agency | February 10, 2018
HIV-positive women starting antiretrovirals before conception have increased risk of having an ...
aidsmap | February 5, 2018
It's possible to eliminate paediatric HIV
The Zimbabwe Standard | January 21, 2018
Late diagnosis causing more deaths in HIV-positive children
Daily Nation | January 10, 2018
Sexual Intercourse Among High School Students — 29 States and United States Overall, 2005–2015
CDC | January 5, 2018
HIV/AIDS awareness among adolescents stressed
E-Pao.net | December 31, 2017
Value of Confirmatory Testing of Early Infant Diagnosis for HIV
Infectious Disease Advisor | December 29, 2017
Stigma obstructs rights protection of children with HIV/AIDS
Medical Xpress | December 6, 2017
Nine out of ten adolescent deaths in Africa are due to AIDS
Quartz | December 1, 2017
Circumcision reduces HIV/Aids infection
Alex News | November 16, 2017
Kids need to be aware of HIV/AIDS
Manila Bulletin | November 4, 2017
Adolescents at Risk for HIV Should Be Offered PrEP
Infectious Disease Advisor | November 2, 2017
Equivalent "Biological Age" in Children on Early ART and HIV-Negative Group
8th International Workshop on HIV and Aging, October 2-3, 2017, New York

CDC Study: Improvement Possible in Antibiotic Prescribing for Children

CDC | September 15, 2017
Retention in Medical Care Among Insured Children with Diagnosed HIV Infection — United States, 2010–2014

NIH study: Adult HIV drug may also work for teens

CT Post | September 5, 2017

Delayed tooth emergence in children infected with human immunodeficiency virus

Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2016 Oct

Russian Child Dies After 'AIDS-Denying' Parents Refuse Treatment

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty | August 31, 2017

Correlation of CD4 count with cariogenic oral flora indicators and dental caries in HIV-seropositive children undergoing antiretroviral therapy in Mangaluru, South India.

J Investig Clin Dent. 2017 Sep 1.

Trends in ART Prescription and Viral Suppression Among HIV-Positive Young Adults in Care in the United States, 2009–2013

JAIDS Sept 1 2017

Latent Growth Curve Modeling of Non-Injection Drug Use and Condomless Sexual Behavior from Ages 18 to 21 in Gay, Bisexual, and Other YMSM: The P18 Cohort Study

Subst Use Misuse. 2017 Aug 18:1-13. doi: 10.1080/10826084.2017.1334067

HIV drug resistance found in more than half of young children in Africa

Healio | August 15, 2017
Potential for HIV transmission among adolescents and young adults receiving antiretroviral therapy
IAS 2017 Paris France July 23-26
Naga youths at high risk of contracting HIV infection
Morung Express | August 13, 2017
Archdeacon: Camp brings ray of hope for children affected by HIV/AIDS
MyDaytonDailyNews | August 12, 2017
Youth group gets sh150m from Baylor to fight AIDS
New Vision | August 7, 2017

Between Swimming And Archery, This Camp Helps Kids Overcome The Stigma Of HIV/AIDS

WPSU | August 4, 2017
MAVYRET approved to treat HCV
FDA | August 3, 2017

Prevalence and risk factors for oral DNA tumor viruses in HIV-infected youth

J Med Virol. 2016 Nov;88(11):1944-52. doi: 10.1002/jmv.24555. Epub 2016 May 9.

Adolescent onset of vertically transmitted untreated AIDS: A report of one case

2016 Oct-Dec;28(4):173-175. doi: 10.1016/j.tcmj.2015.12.002. Epub 2016 Feb 3

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