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Guidelines for Optimizing the HIV Care Continuum

Jose Zuniga - Nov. 3, 2015
Good afternoon. I wish to draw your attention to the new IAPAC Guidelines for Optimizing the HIV Care Continuum for Adults and Adolescents, which were e-published yesterday (November 2, 2015) and w...
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HIV Treatment & Prevention

Loss to Follow-up in Children on ART

Mazvita Sengayi - Feb. 18, 2013
In our recent study on loss to follow-up (LTFU) in children on antiretroviral treatment in Johannesburg, we found something rather disturbing: children with their mothers as primary caregivers at enro...
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Adherence and Retention antiretroviral therapy children loss to follow-up
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Why is Adherence to HIV Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) in Victims of Sexual Assault so Low?

Rebecca Roby - Feb. 24, 2012
MSF undertook a review of studies into adherence to HIV post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) in victims of sexual assault. The review confirms an overall low rate of adherence among victims of sexual assa...
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antiretroviral therapy development global health HIV HIV treatment adherence MSF Post-Exposure Prophylaxis
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GHDonline Nursing Community Expert Panel: Sharing Nursing Lessons on Improving ART Adherence in Patients with Complex Needs

Sarah Arnquist - April 11, 2011
Christopher Shaw, a nurse working at Massachusetts General Hospital’s infectious disease clinic, is leading a discussion in GHDonline’s nursing community, (www.ghdonline.org/nursing)on exchanging glob...
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Adherence & Retention antiretroviral therapy arv therapy nursing Patient Education
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

GHDonline Expert Panel: Sharing Nursing Lessons on Improving ART Adherence in Patients with Complex Needs

Christopher Shaw - April 10, 2011
While nurses in developed countries benefit from many additional resources compared to their colleagues working in resource-poor settings, both groups confront challenges in promoting adherence to HIV...
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Adherence antiretroviral therapy Clinical Guidelines & Protocols
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Fundamentals of Antiretroviral Therapy

Sophie Beauvais - Nov. 2, 2010
Fundamentals of Antiretroviral Therapy Beauvais Sophie Science and TreaTmenT of HiV infecTion 73 The use of antiretroviral therapy (art) in developed countries has ...
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antiretroviral therapy ART ART initiation Clinical Guidelines From the Ground Up Vol2 Publications & Research
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PEPFAR accepting applications for funding for the Implementation of Programs for the Prevention, Care and Treatment of HIV/AIDS in Tanzania

Bobby Shady - June 10, 2010
This may be of interest to community members and organizations working in Tanzania. Please see the following link for additional information and the application process: http://www.cdcnpin.org/s...
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antiretroviral therapy HIV/AIDS care HIV prevention
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Longitudinal Antiretroviral Adherence in HIV+ Ugandan Parents and Their Children Initiating HAART in the MTCT-Plus Family Treatment Model: Role of Depression in Declining Adherence Over Time

Jayne Tusiime - May 22, 2009
Longitudinal Antiretroviral Adherence in HIV+ Ugandan Parents and Their Children Initiating HAART in the MTCT-Plus Family Treatment Model: Role of Depression in Declining Adherence Over Time Tusiime J...
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