Author Archives: JAIDS

Investigating a Sexual Network of Black Men Who Have Sex with Men: Implications for…

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Outcomes From Treating Tuberculosis With Rifampicin or Rifabutin in HIV-Infected Persons Also…

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Implementation and Operational Research: The Impact of Option B+ on the Antenatal PMTCT…

Objective: In 2011, Malawi implemented Option B+ (B+), lifelong antiretroviral therapy (ART) for pregnant and breastfeeding women.

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Brief Report: Mobility and Circular Migration in Lesotho: Implications for Transmission,…

Abstract: We analyzed georeferenced data on mobility and HIV infection from the 2009 Demographic and Health Survey of Lesotho.

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Brief Report: Validation of a Quantitative HIV Risk Prediction Tool Using a National HIV…

Abstract: Routine screening is recommended for HIV detection.

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Brief Report: HIV-1 Transmissions During Asymptomatic Infection: Exploring the Impact of…

Abstract: High HIV-1 plasma viral loads (PVLs) in sub-Saharan Africa, partly because of high rates of coinfection, may have been one of the drivers of the “explosive” epidemics seen in that region.

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Risk Factors for HCV Acquisition Among HIV-Positive MSM in Belgium

Objective: To better understand risk factors for the sexual transmission of hepatitis C viral (HCV) infection among men who have sex with men (MSM).

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The Science of Being a Study Participant: FEM-PrEP Participants’ Explanations for…

Background: FEM-PrEP was unable to determine whether once-daily, oral emtricitabine/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate reduces the risk of HIV acquisition among women because of low adherence.

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Cancer Risk and Use of Protease Inhibitor or Nonnucleoside Reverse Transcriptase…

Background: The association between combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) and cancer risk, especially regimens containing protease inhibitors (PIs) or nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs), is unclear.

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Female Sexual Partners of Male People Who Inject Drugs in Vietnam Have Poor Knowledge of Their…

Background: Vietnam’s HIV epidemic is concentrated among male people who inject drugs (PWID), and their female sexual partners (SPs) may be at risk for infection.

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Expanding Substance Use Treatment Options for HIV Prevention With Buprenorphine–Naloxone: …

Background: Injection opioid use plays a significant role in the transmission of HIV infection in many communities and several regions of the world.

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Implementation and Operational Research: Integrated Pre-Antiretroviral Therapy Screening and…

Objective: To demonstrate the feasibility of integrated screening for cryptococcal antigenemia and tuberculosis (TB) before antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation and to assess disease specific and all-cause mortality in the first 6 months of follow-up.

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Brief Report: Endothelial Colony-Forming Cells and Inflammatory Monocytes in HIV

Abstract: The relationships between HIV infection, monocyte activation, and endothelial colony-forming cells (ECFCs) are unknown.

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Sofosbuvir for Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection Genotype 1–4 in Patients Coinfected With…

Background: Chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a major cause of morbidity and mortality among HIV-infected patients.

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