Symptoms of tattoo ink-associated infections include rashes, lesions in areas where ink has been applied.
The New Drug Application (NDA) for the long-acting injectable formulation of rilpivirine + cabotegravir (Janssen and ViiV Healthcare) for patients with HIV-1 infection has been submitted to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
As the roles of nurse practitioners and physician assistants continue to evolve, efforts are being made to integrate a NP/PA model into the hepatology and liver transplant field.
Prevalence of alcoholic fatty liver disease remained relatively unchanged from 2001 to 2016, but alcoholic fatty liver disease with fibrosis stage 2 and 3 or greater increased significantly.
Multiple infection outbreaks among those reporting drug use, homelessness account for most reports.
Activists have been urging Gilead to make the generic drug more widely available.
Counties identified as being at risk should be targeted for enhanced surveillance, vaccination.
Truvada is approved in combination with safer sex practices for HIV-1 PrEP to reduce the risk of sexually acquired HIV-1.
This article describes the populations at high risk for HIV infection and reports the results of a collaborative, multifaceted educational intervention designed to reduce the documented disparities related to HIV care and prevention.
Two weeks after treatment, infection cleared for 98, 91% treated with ceftriaxone vs gentamicin.
Zero rate of HIV transmission seen through condomless sex when viral load is suppressed
Facial involves injecting nutrient-rich plasma into the face using a microneedling pen.
Link seen between patient hand contamination with resistant organisms and room surface contamination.
Most hold inaccurate beliefs about flu, flu shots, including believing child will be protected with one shot.
Triatoma sanguisuga insect can transmit parasite that causes Chagas disease.
Monotherapy with UB-421 antibody, which blocks the HIV virus-binding site on human CD4+ T-cells, maintains viral suppression for up to 16 weeks in HIV-infected persons undergoing analytic treatment interruption.
An update to the Health Alert Network advisory that was released in June 2018 was issued by the CDC on March 25th.
Extragenital (rectal and pharyngeal) chlamydia and gonorrhea are prevalent among men who have sex with men.
Doravirine resistance is uncommon in people with HIV who have been treated with non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors.
Significant levels of cytomegalovirus DNA are common in older African children with perinatally acquired HIV infection.