Who could have believed this statement even 5 years ago? "With these treatment regimens, survival rates among HIV-infected adults who are retained in care can approach those of uninfected adults."?
There is general consensus among public health authorities that the elderly are not being screened for HIV as frequently as are younger persons. But there is compelling reason to do so.
Here's a concise update on the latest DHHS Guidelines for the use of antiretroviral agents in HIV-infected persons.
I'll soon be leaving my HIV-infected patients, some of whom I've taken care of for more than 20 years. The emotions? The outcomes? The lessons?
Here is a “how to” guide for the initial and subsequent management of HIV infection.
A new study suggests that cognitive impairments in older HIV-infected individuals may be even more prevalent than previously thought.
Do you know which patients would benefit from PrEP? The CDC reports that many American adults who could benefit from HIV prophylaxis aren't receiving treatment.
Depression is a major barrier to HIV care. But depression treatment can significantly reduce depressive severity--and improve HIV outcomes. Details here.
News from the CDC: men who have sex with men should be targeted for high-frequency HIV testing.
More than 22 million people living with HIV are not being treated. New WHO guidelines call for treatment for every one of these people--regardless of their CD4 cell count.