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Is concurrent treatment with dabigatran and antiretrovirals safe? Find out what there is to know about possible interactions between these drugs.HIV Medicine
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This article introduces the guideline development and revised recommendations and guidance on PrEP provision in the updated Taiwan PrEP guideline. The Taiwan PrEP guideline writing group searched randomized controlled trials and guidelines published before October 2017 through Medline/PubMed, Cochrane Database, Embase and ClinicalTrials.gov database. Keywords included pre(-)exposure prophylaxis, PrEP, Truvada, tenofovir, HIV, and AIDS. Each selected article was assessed by two authors using the Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation. External reviewers were invited to independently evaluate the r...
Source: Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection - Category: Microbiology Source Type: research
Abstract PMID: 31612809 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Topics in HIV Medicine - Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Tags: Curr Top Med Chem Source Type: research
More than $490,000 is being doled out to seven Florida counties as part of a national effort to  try to eradicate HIV and AIDS in the next 10 years. The funding is made possible as part of the Ending the HIV Epidemic initiative, which was announced by the Trump administration this year. Money became available for counties to spend Oct. 1. “For this plan to succeed, we want to engage the help of every Floridian,” Lt. Gov. Jeanette Nunez, flanked by Department of Health Secretary Scott Rivkees…
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Brain maps based on functional MRI (fMRI) scans are proving useful in predicting...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Can MRI of healthy brains explain head trauma damage? Advanced MRI technique confirms dementia risk PET, MRI show physical activity aids brain health MRI links brain region to dementia, auditory deterioration DTI-MRI offers window into Alzheimer's risk
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ConclusionOur clinical outcomes are comparable overall to the three main published articles on this topic. The risk of infection and benefits of preventative fixation were apparent in our cohort.Level of evidenceIV, retrospective study.
Source: Orthopaedics and Traumatology: Surgery and Research - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
This study focused on the expression of CD38 and HLA-DR on lymphocyte subsets in various groups of HIV-infected individuals and to determine their association with HIV-1 disease progression.MethodsNinety-eight cases of patients with HIV/AIDS in different disease stages and twenty-four healthy HIV-negative individuals were included in the cross-sectional study. Their immune function and abnormal immune activation markers (CD38 &HLA-DR) were detected using a flowcytometer, and HIV-1 RNA levels in individuals receiving antiretroviral drugs were estimated.ResultsThe immune activation marker levels were significantly differ...
Source: Medical Journal Armed Forces India - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research
TUESDAY, Oct. 15, 2019 -- Aging populations in many countries may explain why the worldwide homicide rate fell 20% between 1990 and 2015, researchers say. They analyzed data from 126 countries that account for 90% of the world's population and found...
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If a woman at high risk declines HIV testing in pregnancy, what strategies may help reduce possible perinatal transmissions?HIV Medicine
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AbstractLow health literacy and poor retention in care may contribute to HIV health disparities among African Americans, but causal pathways have not been examined. We utilized an adapted health literacy model to examine the role of health literacy on racial disparities in retention in care. Retention in care for 699 participants was assessed 24-months post survey and operationalized as 100% visit adherence versus less than 100% visit adherence. Most participants were African American (60%) and virally suppressed (93%). Results from a path analysis revealed that non-African American race was related to greater health liter...
Source: AIDS and Behavior - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: research
AbstractBroncholithiasis is a rare disease characterized by bronchial erosion or distortion due to hilar or parenchymatous calcification. When a broncholith has no mobility and there is a risk of major bleeding if removal is attempted, surgical intervention is required. Most operations for broncholithiasis are performed via a thoracotomy, and bronchial lithotripsy under complete video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery has been reported only rarely. We have experienced a case of broncholithiasis with severe obstructive pneumonia that was treated successfully by video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery. Thoracoscopic surgery is an ...
Source: Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery - Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research
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