Infectious diseases

HIV+ dialysis patients: Differential survival by race

FROM KIDNEY INTERNATIONAL Race, but not coinfection with hepatitis C virus, differentially affects survival ...

Some non-AIDS conditions hint at HIV infection in adults

REPORTING FROM CROI 2018 BOSTON – Bacterial pneumonia, herpes zoster, and thrombocytopenia in adults ...

RAPID ART program yields clinical benefits in San Francisco

REPORTING FROM CROI BOSTON (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – In San Francisco, a citywide program ...

CDC: Beware Brazil yellow fever outbreak

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that travelers who haven’t been vaccinated ...

Hospital urine screening reduces TB deaths in HIV+ adults

REPORTING FROM CROI BOSTON (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – Urine-based screening for tuberculosis added to ...

Looking to increase PrEP uptake

REPORTING FROM CROI BOSTON (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – More than 1.1 million Americans are ...