Author Archives: JAIDS

Statin Prescribing Practices in the Comprehensive Care for HIV-Infected Patients

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Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy Containing Integrase Inhibitors Increases the Risk of IRIS…

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Censoring of HIV Viremia Data of Reincarcerated Individuals: A Response to Wohl et al

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Linkage to Care After HIV Diagnosis in New York City: Better Than We Thought

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Predictors of Retention in HIV Care Among Youth (15–24) in a Universal Test-and-Treat Setting…

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The North Carolina HIV Bridge Counselor Program: Outcomes From a Statewide Level Intervention…

Background: To improve the HIV continuum of care, a team of field service interventionists (State Bridge Counselors, SBC) was developed through a state public health system and provided brief (1–2) contacts for linkage of newly diagnosed persons with HIV and reengagement of persons living with HIV (PLWH) who were not in care.

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Trends in ART Prescription and Viral Suppression Among HIV-Positive Young Adults in Care in the…

Background: Only 13% of HIV-positive young adults are estimated to be virally suppressed and, even among those receiving medical care, HIV-positive young adults are less likely than older adults to take antiretroviral therapy (ART), be adherent, and be virally suppressed.

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Impact of Antiretroviral Treatment Containing Tenofovir Difumarate on the Telomere Length of…

Objective: To evaluate the in vivo relevance of the inhibitory effect of tenofovir on telomerase activity observed in vitro.

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Brief Report: Safety of Frequent Blood Sampling in Research Participants in an Acute HIV…

Introduction: Anemia is a potential adverse effect of phlebotomy during participation in research.

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CHA2DS2-VASc Score, Warfarin Use, and Risk for Thromboembolic Events Among HIV-Infected Persons…

Background: The prevalence of atrial fibrillation in the HIV-infected population is growing, but the ability of the CHA2DS2-VASc score to predict thromboembolic (TE) risk is unknown in this population.

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Assessing Antiretroviral Use During Gaps in HIV Primary Care Using Multisite Medicaid Claims…

Background: Some individuals who appear poorly retained by clinic visit-based retention measures are using antiretroviral therapy (ART) and maintaining viral suppression.

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Evaluation of the Isoniazid Preventive Therapy Care Cascade Among HIV-Positive Female Sex…

Background: Kenyan female sex workers (FSWs) have a high HIV prevalence, increasing their tuberculosis (TB) risk.

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Multidisciplinary Point-of-Care Testing in South African Primary Health Care Clinics…

Background: Lack of accessible laboratory infrastructure limits HIV antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation, monitoring, and retention in many resource-limited settings.

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Brief Report: Pediatric Cancer Burden and Treatment Resources Within the Pediatric IeDEA…

Introduction: The incidence and treatment of cancer in HIV-infected children from resource-limited settings has not been extensively studied.

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