Physician Reimbursement 2021: Who Are the Big Winners? Physician Reimbursement 2021: Who Are the Big Winners?
A close look at the proposed changes to the Quality Payment Program in 2021 shows that some physicians will see an increase in pay; others may earn less money.Medscape Business of Medicine
Is this treatment change an effective strategy for HIV/HBV-coinfected patients with impaired renal function?JAIDS: Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes
From 2007 onwards, the Indian Journal of Sexually Transmitted Diseases will be published by Medknow and will be available online at www.ijstd.org. The journal is semiannual publication of Indian Association for the Study of Sexually Transmitted Diseases and AIDS.August-2007
The AIDS activist, also known as the Berlin patient, represented optimism that scientists could find a way to beat HIV.
From February to April 2020, drop>20 percent observed for all primary admission diagnoses
COVID-19 has packed the country's ICUs with mechanically ventilated patients who are at risk for delirium and unable to speak. What can be done to help them communicate?Medscape Critical Care
CONCLUSIONS: LCA is an efficient method to find groups of people sharing common HIV risk profiles, identify particularly vulnerable sub-populations, and plan targeted interventions focusing on these groups. Tailored support, prevention and HIV testing programmes should focus particularly on female household heads, adolescent girls living in rural areas, older married men and young men who have never been married. PMID: 32985772 [PubMed - in process]
[Daily Maverick] During the HIV pandemic, doctors were traumatised by the government's indifference towards patients' lack of access to treatment. In the case of Covid-19, some physicians say, they have to cope with the devastating consequences of most of the country's health resources having been allocated to one disease.
[The Conversation Africa] There are more than 85,000 children living with HIV in Zambia. The primary source of infection is from mother to child during pregnancy, childbirth or breastfeeding. Antiretroviral therapy (ART) is an effective strategy to eliminate these new infections. But it only works if women take their medications consistently.
[Nation] More young Kenyans could end up being infected with HIV due to the prolonged closure of schools over Covid-19 pandemic fears.
[UNFPA] Olupandu, Namibia -- While the world is battling the COVID-19 pandemic, Secilia Jacob*, 18, is fighting her own battle with a different virus. She is learning to come to terms with her HIV status.