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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.
. 2014 Jul 5.


HIV/HCV Coinfection
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Disease Management Update
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.

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
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

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
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.

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

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