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November 30, 2015

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Today's Featured Report

Preexposure Prophylaxis for HIV Infection Integrated With Municipal- and Community-Based Sexual Health Services.
Liu AY, Cohen SE, Vittinghoff E,  et al

Intern Med
. 2015 Nov 16


Preexposure Prophylaxis

Disease Management Update
  Relationship of hepatic fibrosis, cirrhosis, and mortality with cholecystectomy in patients with hepatitis C virus infection.
Martin DJ, Weideman R, Crook T, Brown G.
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2015 Nov 12..

HCV Infection/Disease

Drug Update
  Efficacy and safety of a switch to rilpivirine-based regimens in treatment-experienced HIV-1-infected patients: a cohort study.
Gazaignes S, Resche-Rigon M, Gatey C,  et al
Antivir Ther. 2015 Nov 13.



Diagnostic/Monitoring Update

Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification for Laboratory Confirmation of Buruli Ulcer Disease-Towards a Point-of-Care Test.
Beissner M, Phillips RO, Battke F,
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Nov 13;9(11):e0004219.



Marginalized Update
  Cerebral injury in perinatally HIV-infected children compared to matched healthy controls.
Cohen S, Caan MW, Mutsaerts HJ, et al
. 2015 Nov 11.



US Update
  Cost-Utility Analysis of Three U.S. HIV Linkage and Re-engagement in Care Programs from Positive Charge.
Jain KM, Zulliger R, Maulsby C,
et al 
AIDS Behav
. 2015 Nov 12.


HIV Infection/Disease

Global Update
Community-based ART distribution system can effectively facilitate long-term program retention and low-rates of death and virologic failure in rural Uganda.
Okoboi S, Ding E, Persuad S,  et al
AIDS Res Ther. 2015 Nov 12;12:37.

HIV Infection/Disease

Today's Video
Paritaprevir/ritonavir/ombitasvir/dasabuvir for HCV GT1 - Video abstract 80226
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