https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2022/02/01/5.htm. While the long-acting injectable form of cabotegravir has shown superior effectiveness for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), a cost-effectiveness ... In 2020, the international HIV Prevention
Sweet said. Once the virus is under control, an HIV patient's needs mirror those of others in the same age group, with some exceptions. ... As people continue to grow old with the virus, some unique opportunities will develop to study how HIV interacts
and reflect the changing primary care needs of people with HIV who have longer lifespans due to improved treatment. ... The HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of America recently released updated guidance on managing patients
Many people who are PrEP candidates do not know their risk of HIV infection. ... Do you know whether your partner (or partners) has been tested for HIV?
A 31-year-old man arrives to establish care for newly diagnosed HIV infection. ... All patients with HIV should begin antiretroviral therapy as soon as they are ready.
After the HIV RNA level falls below 50 copies/mL, monitoring is recommended every three months until the virus is suppressed for at least a year, after which it can switch ... Immunization is also an important piece of optimal care for patients with HIV,
Studies have reported an excess risk of myocardial infarction among patients with HIV compared with uninfected people, the scientific statement said. ... A chart in the statement offers a pragmatic approach to assessing CVD risk in patients with treated
https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2013/03/26/6.htm. The CDC has expanded its “Let's Stop HIV Together” campaign to include new participants, more materials in both Spanish and ... English, and HIV awareness and testing information in Spanish
The OraQuick In-Home HIV test, the first over-the-counter, self-administered HIV test to detect the presence of HIV type 1 and 2. ... In a clinical trial, 99.9% of about 5,000 HIV-negative participants had a true-negative test result, with only one
The HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) released updated guidelines last week on management of HIV in primary care. ... The guidelines also recommend that patients with HIV infection be vaccinated against