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October 01, 2014

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Today's Featured Report
  Clinical Trial Design for HIV Prevention Research: Determining Standards of Prevention.
Dawson L, Zwerski S.
Bioethics. 2014 Sep 17.

HIV Prevention
Daily Report Archives

Disease Management Update
  Adjunctive and long-acting nanoformulated antiretroviral therapies for HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders.
Gendelman HE, Gelbard HA.

Curr Opin HIV AIDS
. 2014 Sep 16

HIV-Associated Cognitive Disorders
Disease Management Archives
Drug Update
  Treatment intensification with maraviroc (CCR5 antagonist) leads to declines in CD16-expressing monocytes in cART-suppressed chronic
HIV-infected subjects and is associated with improvements in neurocognitive test performance: implications for HIV-associated neurocognitive
disease (HAND).

Ndhlovu LC, Umaki T, Chew GM, et al
J Neurovirol
. 2014 Sep 17.

Drug Archives
Diagnostic/Monitoring Update
  Impact and cost-effectiveness of current and future tuberculosis diagnostics: the contribution of modelling.
Dowdy DW, Houben R, Cohen T,  et al
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2014 Sep;18(9):1012-8

Diagnostic Archives
Marginalized Update
  Advocacy Opportunities for Pediatricians Caring for Maltreated Children.
Crawford-Jakubiak JE.
Pediatr Clin North Am
. 2014 Oct;61(5):1073-1083.


Marginalized Archives
US Update
  Impact of Completing Chronic Hepatitis C (CHC) Treatment on Post-Therapy Healthcare Cost.
Tandon N, Balart L, Laliberté F, et al
J Med Econ. 2014 Sep 12:1-26.

US Updates Archives
Global Update
  Retention and risk factors for attrition among adults in antiretroviral treatment programmes in Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.
Koole O, Tsui S, Wabwire-Mangen F, Kwesigabo G, et al
Trop Med Int Health. 2014 Sep 17.

Global Updates Archives
  The most frequently accessed reports on the Medical Advocates' Web site during the week of September 22-29. 2014
September 28, 2014



Today's Video
At UN, Kerry Highlights Obama's And Senate's Effort Against AIDS, Silent On Bush
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