Author Archives: JAIDS

HIV Self-Testing in Italy

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Role of Normalized T-Cell Subsets in Predicting Comorbidities in a Large Cohort of Geriatric…

Background: Adults aging with HIV are at greater risk for several comorbidities.

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Self-Reported Decline in Everyday Function, Cognitive Symptoms, and Cognitive Function in…

Background: We determined factors associated with self-reported decline in activities of daily living (ADLs) and symptoms of cognitive impairment in HIV positive adults in 5 European clinics.

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Implementation of a Novel Adherence Monitoring Strategy in a Phase III, Blinded,…

Background: Placebo-controlled HIV-1 prevention trials of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) have not generally used concurrent measurement of adherence because of the potential risk of unblinding.

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HIV Viral Load Suppression in Adults and Children Receiving Antiretroviral Therapy—Results…

Background: Having 90% of patients on antiretroviral therapy (ART) and achieving an undetectable viral load (VL) is 1 of the 90:90:90 by 2020 targets.

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Effect of Immediate Initiation of Antiretroviral Treatment in HIV-Positive Individuals Aged 50…

Background: Clinical guidelines recommend immediate initiation of combined antiretroviral therapy for all HIV-positive individuals.

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The Use of Multistate Models to Examine Associations of Stress and Adherence With Transitions…

Background: The “cascade of care” is a framework for quantifying the trajectory of people with HIV along the continuum of HIV care.

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Brief Report: HIV/HBV Coinfection is a Significant Risk Factor for Liver Fibrosis in Tanzanian…

Background: In sub-Saharan Africa, the burden of liver disease associated with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) and HIV is unknown.

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Progressive Brain Atrophy Despite Persistent Viral Suppression in HIV Patients Older Than 60…

Background: Current HIV treatments are successful at suppressing plasma HIV RNA to undetectable levels for most adherent patients.

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Gender Differences in Outcomes of Antiretroviral Treatment Among HIV-Infected Patients in…

Backgroud: Women now account for about half of all people living with HIV worldwide, but researchers lack clear information and large population-based study about gender differences in treatment outcomes.

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Stepped-Wedge Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial to Promote Option B+ Retention in Central…

Background: This randomized trial studied performance of Option B+ in Mozambique and evaluated an enhanced retention package in public clinics.

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Integrating Household Water Treatment, Hand Washing, and Insecticide-Treated Bed Nets Into…

Introduction: In developing countries, HIV-infected children are at higher risk of morbidity and mortality from opportunistic infections than HIV-uninfected children.

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“I Did Not Want to Give Birth to a Child Who has HIV”: Experiences Using PrEP During…

Objectives: The perceptions, motivations, and beliefs of HIV-uninfected women about pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) use during pregnancy can influence its uptake and adherence.

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Challenges in Translating PrEP Interest Into Uptake in an Observational Study of Young Black…

Background: HIV incidence among US young, black men who have sex with men (YBMSM) is high, and structural barriers (eg lack of health insurance) may limit access to Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).

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