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 April 19, 2018

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Today's Featured Report

HIV infection and stroke.
Benjamin L, Khoo S.
Handb Clin Neurol. 2018;152:187-200

HIV Infection/Disease

Disease Management Update
  Glomerular mitochondrial changes in HIV associated renal injury.
Bryant JL, Guda PR, Asemu G, ey al

Exp Mol Pathol. 2018 Mar 30.


HIV Infection/Disease

Drug Update
  Dolutegravir-based maintenance monotherapy versus dual therapy with lamivudine: a planned 24 week analysis of the DOLAM randomized clinical trial.
Blanco JL, Rojas J, Paredes R,
J Antimicrob Chemother. 2018 Mar 28.


Diagnostic/Monitoring Update
  An Education and Field Experience Program to Increase Detection of Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Hepatitis C Virus.
Irvin R, McAdams-Mahmoud A, White J, et al
Prog Community Health Partnersh. 2018;12(1):101-



Marginalized Update
Teens   Sexual Orientation Discordance and Nonfatal Suicidal Behaviors in U.S. High School Students.
Annor FB, Clayton HB, Gilbert LK, et al  

Am J Prev Med
. 2018 Apr;54(4):530-538.



US Update

Jail, an unappreciated medical home: Assessing the feasibility of a strengths-based case management intervention to improve the care retention of HIV-infected persons once released from jail.
Spaulding AC, Drobeniuc A, Frew PM,
PLoS One. 2018 Mar 30;13(3):e0191643

HIV Infection/Disease

Global Update
  Home-Based Care and Perceived Quality of Life Among People Living with HIV in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
Bui QTT, Brickley DB, Tieu VTT, Hills NK.
AIDS Behav. 2018 Mar 31.


HIV Infection/Disease

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HIV strain in Philippines must be better researched if rates of infection are not to explode

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