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May 27, 2015

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Today's Featured Report
  Markers of renal disease and function are associated with systemic inflammation in HIV infection.
Gupta SK, Kitch D, Tierney C, et al
HIV Med. 2015 May 20.


HIV-Associated Renal Disease

Disease Management Update

Response to Switch from Intermittent Therapy to Daily Therapy for Refractory Nodular Bronchiectatic Mycobacterium avium Complex Lung Disease.
Koh WJ, Jeong BH, Jeon K, et al
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2015 May 18..

Mycobacterium avium Complex

Drug Update
  Safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetics of rilpivirine following administration of a long-acting formulation in healthy volunteers
Verloes R, Deleu S, Niemeijer N, Crauwels H,  et al
. 2015 May 18.

Diagnostic/Monitoring Update
  Chest ultrasonography in patients with HIV: a case series and review of the literature.
Heuvelings CC, Bélard S, Janssen S,  et al
Infection. 2015 May 14

Marginalized Update
Drug Resistance-Associated Mutations in Mycoplasma genitalium in Female Sex Workers, Japan.
Deguchi T, Yasuda M, Horie K,  et al
Emerg Infect Dis. 2015 Jun;21(6):


US Update
  Trends in use of genotypic resistance testing and frequency of major drug resistance among antiretroviral-naive persons in the HIV Outpatient Study, 1999-2011.
Buchacz K, Young B, Palella FJ Jr,  et al
J Antimicrob Chemother. 2015 May 15

HIV Infection/Disease
Global Update
  IONIA: a regional project for the determination of costs in HIV-infected patients.[Italy]
Giannini B, Gazzarata R, Orcamo P,  et al
Stud Health Technol Inform. 2015;210:241-5.

HIV Infection/Disease
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Hepatitis C Recommendations for 2015 - DDW 2015
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