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December 19, 2014

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Today's Featured Report
  HIV prevention advice for people with serious mental illness
Wright N, Akhtar A, Tosh GE, Clifton AV.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2014 Dec


HIV Prevention

Disease Management Update
  Challenges in managing HIV in people who use drugs.
Kamarulzaman A, Altice FL.
Curr Opin Infect Dis
. 2014 Dec 8

HIV Provider Challenges
Drug Update
  Characterization of the Transmembrane Transport and Absolute Bioavailability of the HCV Protease Inhibitor Danoprevir.
Brennan BJ, Poirier A, Moreira S,  et al
Clin Pharmacokinet. 2014 Dec 9.

Diagnostic/Monitoring Update
  High-resolution anoscopy or expectant management for anal intraepithelial neoplasia for the prevention of anal cancer: is there really a difference?
Crawshaw BP, Russ AJ, Stein SL,
Dis Colon Rectum. 2015 Jan;58(1):53-9.

Marginalized Update
(How) Can We Reduce Violence Against Women by 50% over the Next 30 Years?
Jewkes R.
PLoS Med. 2014 Nov 25;11(11):e1001761.

Battered Women
US Update
  Evaluating the impact of prioritization of antiretroviral pre-exposure prophylaxis in New York.
Kessler J, Myers JE, Nucifora KA,  et al
AIDS. 2014 Nov 28;28(18):2683-2691.

HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis
Global Update
  Equity in primary health care delivery: an examination of the cohesiveness of strategies relating to the primary healthcare system, the health workforce and hepatitis C.[Austraiia}
Scarborough J, Eliott J, Miller E, Aylward P.
Aust Health Rev. 2014 Dec 11

Hepatitis C

Today's Video
Lewin (2014): Tackling HIV latency - towards a cure for HIV

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