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Combination Implementation for HIV Prevention

Larry Chang - Jan. 23, 2013
Hi Everyone, I thought this article we recently published (Lancet Infect Dis 2013; 13: 65–76) may be of interest to this group. Abstract is below, article is attached. Thanks! Cheers, Larry Chang C...
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Retention Interventions in Pre-ART Patients

Moses Bateganya - Jan. 18, 2013
Several interventions have been published about interventions to improve retention in ART patients but rather less on the use of similar interventions or their success in Pre-ART patients who are cons...
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Community Health Workers Monitoring & Measurement Publications & Research
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Retention Interventions in Pre-ART Patients

Moses Bateganya - Jan. 18, 2013
Several interventions have been published about interventions to improve retention in ART patients but rather less on the use of similar interventions or their success in Pre-ART patients who are cons...
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Community Health Workers Monitoring & Measurement Publications & Research
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[Announcement] WHO Consolidated ARV Guidelines 2013 Consultation

Gitau Mburu - Nov. 20, 2012
Responding to the emergence of new scientific evidence, WHO is in the process of developing a revised and consolidated set of guidelines related to the use of ARVs for HIV treatment and prevention. Th...
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Clinical Guidelines Community Health Workers Monitoring & Measurement
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Measuring adherence in rural CHW intervention for NCDs

Patrick Newman - Oct. 8, 2012
Hello all, I am a resident in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the Brigham and Women's Hospital, and new to GHD Online. I'm posting because a group that I work with in rural Chiapas, Mexico is ...
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Loss to programme between HIV diagnosis and initiation of antiretroviral therapy in sub-Saharan Africa: systematic review and meta-analysis

Anat Rosenthal, PhD - Sept. 25, 2012
Hi all, I found this review and meta-analysis of loss to programme from Tropical Medicine and International Health to be very interesting (see abstract below). Once again, the issue of pre-ART moni...
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Monitoring & Measurement Publications & Research
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Article: Obscured use- and method-effectiveness in HIV-prevention trials

Marijn de Bruin - Sept. 4, 2012
Dear colleagues, a few days ago we published an article titled “The meaning of adherence when behavioral risk patterns vary: Obscured use- and method-effectiveness in HIV-prevention trials”. This p...
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Monitoring & Measurement Publications & Research
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Article: Modest Nonadherence to Antiretroviral Therapy Promotes Residual HIV-1 Replication in the Absence of Virological Rebound in Plasma

Marijn de Bruin - Sept. 4, 2012
Dear colleagues, I would like to bring to your attention some particularly interesting findings about the role of adherence in the treatment of HIV; an idea pursued by a collaborator at the Academi...
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Monitoring & Measurement Publications & Research
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Conference on Inexpensive POC Diagnostics at BU this Fall

http://www.bu.edu/klapperich/mf20/ The Klapperich Laboratory and the Boston University Department of Biomedical Engineering are happy to host the second Microfluidics 2.0 Conference this fall. T...
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Community Health Workers Conferences & Meetings Monitoring & Measurement
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Advanced Practice Nursing Programs Threatened

Lauren Cue - March 16, 2012
Due to fiscal and other constraints, the advanced-practice nursing MSN program at UCSF may be eliminated, a great bane to current students hoping to work as NPs with adults, communities, critical care...
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First ped TB session tomorrow with Dr. Starke. Register today to join us online.

Ann Hendrix-Jenkins - March 6, 2012
Register today, using the link below, to ensure your spot and to access login guidance. In support of this year’s World TB Day spotlight on Pediatric TB, CORE Group’s Tuberculosis Working Group pre...
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Clinical Guidelines Community Health Workers Monitoring & Measurement Patient Education pediatric tb hiv
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Guidelines for Improving Entry Into and Retention in Care and Antiretroviral Adherence for Persons With HIV: Evidence-Based Recommendations From an International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care Panel

K. Rivet Amico, PhD - March 5, 2012
A new resource has become available- noted below-- that would be great to add to our community discussions. Below is a link to newly published/available guidelines for HIV care entry and retention and...
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Clinical Guidelines Monitoring & Measurement Patient Education
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Interested in Clinical Input on new HAART Adherence Diagnostic

Our laboratory is developing a urine based diagnostic for HAART adherence. We would like to apply for some funding mechanisms that require us to team up/consult with clinicians who work with affected ...
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Adherence adherence assessment adherence interventions ART monitoring Clinical Guidelines Monitoring & Measurement
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Liver Function Test

Ariella Dagi - Feb. 17, 2012
Diagnostics For All is a nonprofit company that uses paper-based microfluidics technology to create low-cost, easy-to-use, point-of-care diagnostics designed for resource-limited settings, such as the...
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Liver Function Test Monitoring & Measurement
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Cross-post: The effect of mobile phone text-message reminders on adherence to malaria treatment protocols

Sophie Beauvais - Nov. 12, 2011
Dear All, Moderator Prashant Yadav posted the following new discussion on the effect of SMS reminder on adherence to malaria treatment: Malaria treatment provided by healthcare workers often di...
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Monitoring & Measurement SMS Social Support
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Appropriate Medical Devices

Clara Aranda - Nov. 3, 2011
I tried to post this before, but I think I didn't. I am searching Organisations/Companies/Universities or Research Centres, that are currently developing Appropriate Medical Devices for low-income ...
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appropriate medical devices Clinical Guidelines Monitoring & Measurement Publications & Research rural healthcare Social Support Technology
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Member Spotlight: K. Rivet Amico Wants More Practice-Based Evidence

Sarah Arnquist - May 5, 2011
GHDonline would like to welcome K. Rivet Amico as the newest moderator for the Adherence and Retention Community. Rivet is a research scientist at the University of Connecticut’s Center for Health, In...
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Video: Dr. David Bangsberg on the major barrier to successful adherence and Wisepill

Sophie Beauvais - April 5, 2011
Video: Dr. David Bangsberg on the major barrier to successful adherence and Wisepill Beauvais Sophie
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Co-trimoxazole Management and Availability

John Nicholson - March 30, 2011
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HIV: Approach to the Treatment-Naïve Patient

Sarah Arnquist - Feb. 2, 2011
HIV: Approach to the Treatment-Naïve Patient Arnquist Sarah HIV: Initial Evaluation HIV: Approach to the Treatment-Naïve Patient Paul E. Sax, M.D. Clinical Dir...
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