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July 22, 2014

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Today's Featured Report
  HIV-Hepatitis C Virus Co-infection in the era of Direct-Acting Antivirals.
Bichoupan K, Dieterich DT, Martel-Laferri鋨e V.
Curr HIV/AIDS Rep
. 2014 Jul 5.

 

HIV/HCV Coinfection
Daily Report Archives

 
Disease Management Update
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Effect of pre- and post-treatment alpha-fetoprotein levels and tumor size on survival of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma treated by resection, transarterial chemoembolization or radiofrequency ablation: a retrospective study.
Toro A, Ardiri A, Mannino M, Arcerito MC, et al
BMC Surg
. 2014 Jul 4;14(1):40..
Hepatitis C
Disease Management Archives
 
Drug Update
  Pharmacokinetic study of raltegravir in HIV-infected patients with end-stage liver disease: the LIVERAL-ANRS148 study.
Barau C, Braun J, Vincent C,  et al

Clin Infect Dis
. 2014 Jul 3.



Raltegravir
Drug Archives
 
Diagnostic/Monitoring Update
  Positive Interferon-Gamma Release Assay Leading to a Diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Pericarditis in Pregnancy.
Cain MA, Whiteman VE, Buhari MA, Louis JM.
Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Jul 7.




Diagnostic Archives
 
Marginalized Update
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High Prevalence and Partner Correlates of Physical and Sexual Violence by Intimate Partners among Street and Off-Street Sex Workers.
Argento E, Muldoon KA, Duff P, et al

PLoS One
.
2014 Jul 10;9(7):e102129

Sexworkers
Marginalized Archives
 
US Update
  Characteristics of patients who accept and decline ED rapid HIV testing.
Schechter-Perkins EM, Koppelman E, et al
Am J Emerg Med. 2014 Jun 2.




US Updates Archives
 
Global Update
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A Digital Network Approach to Infer Sex Behavior in Emerging HIV Epidemics. [India]
Kapur A, Schneider JA, Heard D,
PLoS One. 2014 Jul 3;9(7):e101416.


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Today's Video

Brahms - Ein Deutsches Requiem for those who lost their lives on downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17

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