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Researchers at The Miriam Hospital demonstrated a practical strategy for regularly screening HIV-infected patients for acute hepatitis C virus infection (HCV), a "silent epidemic" that is rising undetected in this population ...
HIV & AIDS Oct 18, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
One of the key decisions faced by people living with HIV, and by their health-care providers, is when to start treatment.
HIV & AIDS Sep 26, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College and GHESKIO (Groupe Haitien d'Etude du Sarcome de Kaposi et des Infections Opportunistes) have shown that early treatment of HIV not only saves lives but is also cost-effective. ...
HIV & AIDS Sep 21, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- This weekend at the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy in Chicago, Illinois, researchers from two different study groups, one on the east coast and one on the west coast, ...
HIV & AIDS Sep 20, 2011 | 4.8 / 5 (4) | 0 |
In what represents an important step toward curing HIV, a USC scientist has created a virus that hunts down HIV-infected cells.
HIV & AIDS Aug 08, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 1 |
HIV patient care by clinic nurses rather than hospital doctors clinically successful, cost effective
Transferring care of HIV patients from doctors in hospitals to nurses in primary health clinics is both clinically successful and cost effective
HIV & AIDS Jul 19, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
A landmark study by the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS (BC-CfE) and the University of British Columbia (UBC) shows that patients in Africa receiving combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) for HIV can expect to live ...
HIV & AIDS Jul 18, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 2
A new drug, rilpivirine, can add powerfully to the combination of medications used to control HIV for first-time patients, researchers conclude in Friday's issue of The Lancet.
HIV & AIDS Jul 15, 2011 | 3 / 5 (1) | 0
A new study by investigators from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine has confirmed the existence of a "trial effect" in clinical trials for treatment of HIV.
HIV & AIDS Jul 13, 2011 | 3 / 5 (1) | 0
28 June 2011. Geneva, Switzerland. As Boris Gryzlov, speaker of the Russian state Duma, calls for a "total war on drugs" to tackle Russia's growing drug problem, the International AIDS Society (IAS) urges the Russian government ...
HIV & AIDS Jun 27, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
As the world marks the 30-year anniversary of the first reporting of HIV/AIDS, now comes the realization of a new challenge for people with the incurable disease. For reasons not yet clear, people with HIV face a higher ...
HIV & AIDS Jun 06, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
A widely used HIV drug could be used to prevent cervical cancer caused by infection with the human papilloma virus (HPV), say scientists.
Medications May 03, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego and Hunter College of the City University of New York (CUNY) have identified potential human molecular targets of the anti-HIV drug Nelfinavir, which may explain why ...
Medications Apr 28, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |