Cell-associated HIV DNA identified in CSF in nearly half of participants, tied to worse neurocognitive outcomes.
When comparing hormonal contraceptive methods, particularly IM depot medroxyprogesterone acetate with an IUD and a levonorgestrel implant, there was no substantial difference in HIV risk among African women.
Peak level was significantly higher than the average during previous 5 influenza seasons.
Exposure to pH1N1 influenza vaccine in utero not linked to most pediatric health outcomes.
Algorithms use data from EHRs to identify candidates for preexposure prophylaxis.
Among noninstitutionalized adolescents and adults in the United States between 2013 and 2016, 1.3% tested positive for Trichomonas vaginalis infection.
In site-specific analyses, significant correlation seen for poor oral health with hepatocellular carcinoma.
The novel Fujifilm SILVAMP TB LAM assay offers superior diagnostic sensitivity while also maintaining specificity, compared with standard assay.
In the 50 local jurisdictions with concentration of most new HIV infections, testing was 46.9%.
Despite ART, children with HIV have a high incidence of cardiac abnormalities, with only a minority of cases being transient in nature.
USPSTF has updated its recommendations on HIV screening and has assigned a Grade A for a new recommendation to offer PrEP for all persons at high risk for HIV infection.
Likelihood of working higher if symptoms less severe and on illness onset date vs subsequent days.
Season was of moderate severity and lasted 21 weeks; illness mainly attributed to influenza A viruses.
No significant difference seen with use of DMPA-IM, copper IUD device, levonorgestrel implant in African women.
Seventy percent of rabies infections acquired in the United States attributed to bats.
Fibronectin may be a potential marker for hepatitis B surface antigen seroclearance.
Advantage of interferon-based antiviral therapy reached statistical significance at 5-year follow-up.
Algorithms may help predict cardiovascular disease risk in people living with HIV.
There is zero risk for HIV transmission in serodiscordant gay couples through condomless sex when the partner with HIV is receiving suppressive ART.
Limiting acute viremia results in enhanced functionality of HIV-specific CD4+ and CD8+ T cells.