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October 21, 2014

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Assessing the impact of HAART on the incidence of defining and non-defining AIDS cancers among patients with HIV/AIDS:
A systematic review.

Cobucci RN, Lima PH, de Souza PC, et al
J Infect Public Health. 2014 Oct 4.

Featured Report Archives

Disease Management Update
  Medical Marijuana for HIV-Associated Sensory Neuropathy: Legal and Ethical Issues.
Larriviere DG.
Continuum (Minneap Minn). 2014 Oct;20(5,Peripheral Nervous System Disorders):1426-1429..

Medical Marijuana (Cannabis) and HIV
Disease Management Archives
Drug Update
  Changes in bone mineral density after 96 weeks of treatment with atazanavir/ritonavir or lopinavir/ritonavir plus tenofovir DF/emtricitabine in treatment-na´ve patients with HIV-1 infection: The CASTLE body composition substudy.
Moyle G, Hardy H, Farajallah A,  et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Synd
. 2014 Oct 7


Drug Archives
Diagnostic/Monitoring Update
Non-Instrumented Incubation of a Recombinase Polymerase Amplification Assay for the Rapid and Sensitive Detection of Proviral HIV-1 DNA

Lillis L, Lehman D, Singhal MC,  et al.
PLoS One
. 2014 Sep 29;9(9):e108189.

Diagnostic Archives
Marginalized Update
  A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Implementation Science: The NIH-PEPFAR PMTCT Implementation Science Alliance.
Sturke R, Harmston C, Simonds RJ, et al

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
. 2014 Nov 1;67 Suppl 2:S163-S167

Pregnant Women/Neonates
Marginalized Archives
US Update
  Survival Benefit of Repeat Liver Transplantation in the United States: A Serial MELD Analysis by Hepatitis C Status and Donor Risk Index.
Biggins SW, Gralla J, Dodge JL, et a
Am J Transplant
. 2014 Sep 19

US Updates Archives
Global Update
Colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of ebola virus virion   Ebola Virus Disease in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Maganga GD, Kapetshi J, Berthet N, et al

N Engl J Med
. 2014 Oct 15

Global Updates Archives
  The most frequently accessed reports on the Medical Advocates' Web site during the week of October 13-20. 2014
October 19, 2014



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Translational Research: Lab Vs. Real World HIV Prevention
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