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 March 19, 2018

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Today's Featured Report

Hepatitis C Treatment in Kidney Transplant Recipients: The Need for Sustained Vigilance after Sustained Viral Response.
Zaky Z, Augustine JJ.
Transpl Int. 2018 Feb 26.

Hepatics C Infection/Disease

Disease Management Update
  Highlights of the 2017 European AIDS Clinical Society (EACS) Guidelines for the treatment of adult HIV-positive persons version 9.0.
Ryom L, Boesecke C, Bracchi M,  et al
HIV Med. 2018 Mar 1.


HIV Infection/Disease

Drug Update
  Potential associations between atazanavir exposure and clinical outcome: a pharmacokinetic sub-study from the MODAt randomized trial.
Colella E, Cattaneo D, Galli L, et al
New Microbiol. 2018 Mar 2;41(1). [



Diagnostic/Monitoring Update
Multidisease testing for HIV and TB using the GeneXpert platform: A feasibility study in rural Zimbabwe
Ndlovu Z, Fajardo E, Mbofana E
PLoS One. 2018 Mar 2;13(3):e0193577.


Marginalized Update
  Concurrent Disorder and Health Care Utilization among Homeless and Vulnerably Housed Persons in Canada.
Zhang L, Norena M, Gadermann A,  et al
J Dual Diagn. 2018 Mar 1:1-


US Update
Notes from the Field: HIV Infection Investigation in a Rural Area - West Virginia, 2017.
Evans ME, Labuda SM, Hogan V, et al
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2018 Mar 2;67(8):257-258

HIV Infection/Disease
Global Update
  Factors related to HIV infection among unmarried youth in rural areas of Southwest China.
Zhang S, Jike C, Yang S, et al
AIDS Care. 2018 Mar 2:


HIV Infection/Disease

Today's Video

Indiana governor takes action after worst ever HIV outbreak - Daily Mail



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