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July 31, 2014

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Today's Featured Report
The Effect of HIV-Hepatitis C Co-Infection on Bone Mineral Density and Fracture: A Meta-Analysis.
O'Neill TJ, Rivera L, Struchkov V,  et al
PLoS One
2014 Jul 17;9(7):e101493.

HIV/HCV Coinfection
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Disease Management Update
  A case of non-cirrhotic portal hypertension associated with anti-retroviral therapy in a Japanese patient with human immunodeficiency virus infection.
Yajima K, Uehira T, Otera H, et al
J Infect Chemother. 2014 Jul 14..

HIV-Associated Portal Hypertension
Disease Management Archives

Drug Update
  Peginterferon-alfa mono-therapy in the treatment of acute hepatitis C in HIV-infection.
Boesecke C, van Assen S, Stellbrink HJ, Baumgarten A, et al
J Viral Hepat. 2014 Jul 9|

Drug Archives
Diagnostic/Monitoring Update
Evaluation of Cepheid's Xpert MTB/RIF Test on Pleural Fluid in the Diagnosis of Pleural Tuberculosis in a High Prevalence HIV/TB Setting.
Lusiba JK, Nakiyingi L, Kirenga BJ, et al
PLoS One. 2014 Jul 22;9(7):e102702

Diagnostic Archives
Marginalized Update
Positive Impact of Increases in Condom Use among Female Sex Workers and Clients in a Medium HIV Prevalence Epidemic: Modelling Results from Project SIDA1/2/3 in Cotonou, Benin.
Williams JR, Alary M, Lowndes CM, et al.

PLoS One
. 2014 Jul 21;9(7):e102643.

Marginalized Archives
US Update
Hispanics/Latinos and the HIV continuum of care in the Southern USA: a qualitative review of the literature, 2002-2013.
Morales-Aleman MM, Sutton MY.
AIDS Care. 2014 Jul 16:1-13

US Updates Archives
Global Update
  Contributions of civil society organizations to the national response to HIV: a diagnostic survey in Mexico
E.E. Atienzo, F. Estrada, C. Coria, et al

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Global Updates Archives
  The most frequently accessed reports on the Medical Advocates' Web site during the week of July 21-28,2014
July 27, 2014



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AIDS Conference Welcomes Exciting Developments in HIV Treatment, Prevention
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