2021 Archives

Dolutegravir as First- or Second-Line Treatment for HIV-1 Infection in Children 

N Engl J Med. 2021 Dec 30;385(27):2531-2543. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2108793.

Once-a-day antiretroviral medicine for children proven to be more effective at suppressing HIV 

News Medical | December 30, 2021

Persistent and worsening obesity seen in young people on lifelong antiretroviral treatment

Aidsmap | December 28, 2021

Dolutegravir as First- or Second-Line Treatment for HIV-1 Infection in Children

The New England Journal of Medicine | December 2021

Co-creating a new global initiative to end AIDS among children, adolescents and their mothers 

ReliefWeb | December 11, 2021

How inequality drives HIV in adolescent girls and young women

The Conversation | November 28, 2021

150,000 Children Infected With HIV/AIDS In Nigeria

YouTube | November 24, 2021

Effect of Antiretroviral Therapy on Gut Microbiota in Children With HIV Infect

Infectious Disease Advisor | November 4, 2021

Anemia among children living with HIV/AIDS on HAART in Mekelle Hospital

2 Minute Medicine | November 4, 2021

Half of Swiss mothers with HIV decide to breastfeed their baby when given the choice

Aidsmap | October 31, 2021

Provider Comfort with Prescribing HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis to Adolescents 

AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2021 Oct;35(10):411-417. doi: 10.1089/apc.2021.0045.

Global HIV Mortality Trends among Children on Antiretroviral Treatment

Contagionlive.com | September 29, 2021

Retrospective cohort analysis of survival of children living with HIV/AIDS in Mumbai, India

DocWire News | September 14, 2021

International project seeks to eliminate HIV in kids

OHSU News | September 13, 2021

Comparing growth velocity of HIV exposed and non-exposed infants: An observational study of infants enrolled in a randomized control trial in Zambia 

PLoS One. 2021 Aug 23;16(8):e0256443. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0256443

Use HIV's lessons to help children orphaned by COVID-19 

Nature.com | August 9, 2021


More with PACHA’s Dr. Vincent Guilamo-Ramos: Innovations in HIV Services for Youth and Opportunities for Nurse-led HIV Prevention and Treatment Services

HIV.gov | July 28, 2021

Report highlights global shortfalls to end HIV infections among children and young women 

News-Medical.net | July 23, 2021

Study finds adolescent girls and young women in Africa will use HIV prevention products 

Medical Xpress | July 15, 2021

Recent Interventions to Improve Retention in HIV Care and Adherence to Antiretroviral Treatment Among 

AIDS Patient Care and STDs Vol. 33, No. 6 | Clinical and Epidemiologic Research

8% of Teens With HIV Had AIDS-Defining Illnesses After Transitioning to Adult Care 

POZ | July 9, 2021

Things must not fall apart: the ripple effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on children in sub-Saharan Africa 

Pediatr Res. 2021 Apr;89(5):1078-1086. doi: 10.1038/s41390-020-01174-y. Epub 2020 Sep 24.

Adolescent Hepatitis C: Prevalence, Impact, and Management Challenges 

Adolesc Health Med Ther. 2021 May 7;12:45-53. doi: 10.2147/AHMT.S263864. eCollection 2021. 

Feasibility and Accuracy of HIV Testing of Children by Caregivers Using Oral Mucosal Transudate HIV Tests 

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2021 Jun 1;87(2):781-788. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002644.

National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day 2021 

POZ | April 9, 2021

Prophylactic Effects of Dolutegravir in Infants With HIV Transmission Risk 

Infectious Disease Advisor | March 4, 2021

Proportion of Depression and Its Associated Factors Among Youth HIV/AIDS Clients Attending ART  Clinic in Dessie Town Government Health Facilities, Northeast Ethiopia 

Dove Medical Press | January 29, 2021

Early ART May Eliminate Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV 

Infectious Disease Special Edition | February 26, 2021

Antiretroviral Treatment Failure and Associated Factors Among HIV-Infected Children on Antiretroviral Therapy: A Retrospective Study

Dove Medical Press | February 25, 2021

Centering the HIV response on adolescent girls key to meeting targets in Africa 

Devex | January 20, 2021

Assessing the effectiveness of a Telemedicine Initiative in Clinical Management of Children Living with HIV/AIDS in Maharashtra, India

DocWire News | January 5, 2021