HIV Transmission & Prevention Perspective

 
 
  • IAS 2019 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from IAS 2019
  • Staying Golden: Aging With HIV: Survivor   HIV experts and older adults who are HIV-positive discuss the barriers to care for this vulnerable and aging population.
  • PrEP and Risk for Sexually Transmitted Infections   Dr Paul Sax shares what he thinks is most interesting and useful about the findings that STI risk is elevated in PrEP users.
  • Staying Golden: Aging With HIV   San Francisco–area infectious disease experts who battled the HIV/AIDS epidemic for decades now address the unique needs and vulnerabilities of patients who are aging with HIV.
  • CROI 2019 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from CROI 2019
  • Avoiding Sexually Transmitted Infections: Beware Partner A   A new study examines the impact of 'serial monogamy' on the risk of contracting sexually transmitted infections, but it may miss the most important point, says Dr Perry Wilson.
  • A Precaution About PrEP in HIV Prevention   PrEP can reduce new HIV infections if taken as directed. So why do PrEP failures occur?
  • HIV 2018 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from HIV Glasgow 2018.
  • USCA 2018 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from UCSA 2018.
  • In HIV, Viral Load Matters and PrEP Is Still Critical   Some good news for HIV patients with a suppressed viral load.
  • Updated Guidelines for Gonorrhea and Chlamydia in HIV Updated guidelines from the NYSDOH AIDS Institute address best practices for the screening, diagnosis, treatment, and management of gonorrhea and chlamydia in patients with HIV.
  • AIDS 2018 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from IAS 2018.
  • Get Comfortable With HIV PrEP in Primary Care To prevent HIV from spreading further, primary care clinicians must get comfortable with prescribing and monitoring PrEP.
  • CROI 2018 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from CROI 2018.
  • A Call for Early HIV Diagnosis   Increased routine and targeted HIV testing is needed to reduce diagnosis delays.
  • Co-managing HIV, Hepatitis C, and Opioid Abuse Treating or even curing these infections isn't enough. Without treatment for opioid abuse, the patient will die.
  • Protect Patients From a Surge in STDs   The latest surveillance report reveals that sexually transmitted infections are again on the rise.
  • PrEP Safer, More Effective Than Many Physicians Realize PrEP is effective for preventing HIV transmission but underutilized, in part because of misconceptions among physicians.
  • Why Quarantine 'Makes No Sense' in Controlling HIV   Controversy spurred by comments from Georgia state representative Dr Betty Price on HIV is addressed by Dr Paul Sax.
  • 16th European AIDS Conference Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from EACS 2017.