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May 26 2010

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Today's Featured Report
Prevalence and risk factors for significant liver fibrosis among HIV-monoinfected patients.
Dallapiazza M, Amorosa VK, Localio R, Kostman JR, Lo Re V 3rd.

BMC Infect Dis. 2010 May 13;10(1):116.
HIV-Associated Liver Fibrosis
Daily Report Archives
Disease Management Update
Early Adherence to Antiretroviral Medication as a Predictor of Long-Term HIV
Virological Suppression: Five-Year Follow Up of an Observational Cohort
Ford N, Darder M, Spelman T,
 et al
PLoS One
. 2010 May 5;5(5):e10460.
HAART Adherence

Disease Management Archives
Drug Update
  Safety of efavirenz in first-trimester of pregnancy: a systematic review and
meta-analysis of outcomes from observational cohorts.
Ford N, Mofenson L, Kranzer K,

. 2010 May 14.


Drug Archives
Diagnostic/Monitoring Update
  Optimized protocol for detection of HIV-1 drug mutations in patients with low viral load.
Stelzl E, Troppan KT, Winkler M, Korn K, Kessler HH.

J Virol Methods
. 2010 May 12.

Diagnostic Archives
Marginalized Update
  Socio-behavioral and geographic correlates of prevalent hepatitis C virus infection
among young injection drug users in metropolitan Baltimore and Chicago.

Boodram B, Golub ET, Ouellet LJ.

Drug Alcohol Depend
. 2010 May 14.


Marginalized Updates
US Update
  Comparisons of sexual behaviors and STD prevalence among older and younger
individuals with HIV infection.
Onen NF, Shacham E, Stamm KE, Overton ET.
AIDS Care. 2010 May 13:1-7.

US Updates Archives
Global Update
  Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and migrant "risk environments":
the case of the Ethiopian and Eritrean immigrant community in the
West Midlands of the UK.

Barrett HR, Mulugeta B.

Psychol Health Med
. 2010 May;15(3):357-69.

Global Updates Archives\
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the week of  May 17-24, 2010

May 24 2010

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