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Aids And Hiv References

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Report Examines Role of Gender in AIDS Vaccine Research; Web Resource Adds HIV/AIDS Reference Libraries

"Gender in AIDS Vaccine Trials: Addressing Challenges in Developing Countries ," International AIDS Vaccine Initiative : The report addresses the social, cultural, economic and legal factors that affect the participation of men and women in HIV/AIDS... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

International Lesbian and Gay Association Releases Reference for Those With HIV/AIDS

The publications "Quick Reference: Travel and Residence Regulations for People Living with HIV and AIDS 2005" and "Travel and Residence Restrictions for People Living with HIV and AIDS -- Legal Discrimination, Recent Developments" are available on... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Only 10% of Patients Referred for HIV Testing by Emergency Rooms Undergo Test, Study Says

Only about 10% of people referred for HIV testing by emergency room personnel ever go to clinics to obtain the testing, according to a study published in the January issue of the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes , Reuters Health ... Read more »
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AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) reference

Dr Young, recently you stated:<i>"Recent data from the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) showed that regimens that contain efavirenz, though simple and generally well tolerated, actually appear to INCREASE risk of liipodystrophy, not...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your post.I was remiss in not referencing this important study. Here's one <a href="" target=_new>reference to ACTG 5142.</a> Hope this... Read more »

Journal Reference

Dear MarkThank you for your answer in which you state that the HIV cell-free viral load ranges from a few hundred to a million copies/ml of infected semen.Could you please quote the journal/s and refences this research is published in?Thanks...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Go to the PubMed website where you can search those terms and look up all the published papers.... Read more »


Dr. Feinberg,I am writing you because your profile indicates you did some studies in Chicago and may have better advice for me. My partner is HIV+ and we just don't think his doctor is adequate. He claims to have a large HIV+ patient list but...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
I apologize for the delay in replying to you, but I needed to get some accurate information about Chicago. Although I went to medical school and did my internal medicine training there, that was all pre-HIV/AIDS, so I e-mailed an old friend who is... Read more »

reference for statement?

Doctor,Can you cite a peer-reviewed article that supports this statement you made about people who have a measurable viral load but are negative by serology? If this is indeed true, why has the FDA not licensed the test to be used for diagnosis?...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
1. Sullivan P, etal. HIV seronegativity in persons with AIDS: Clinical and Laboratory results from 8 cases, North America, 1995-97. 12th Intl AIDS Conf, Geneva, 1998 (abstract 42103).2. Soriano V, etal. HIV-1 causing AIDS and death in a sero... Read more »
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HIV testing, counseling, and referal Atlanta, GA

Posted by Anonymous
AIDS Survival Project

HIV testing, counseling, and referal

Under supervision of the Program Manager of Prevention Counseling the HIV Pre/Post Counselor provides education, risk reduction activities and HIV testing to the community... Read more »

referring to a previous question

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
So take me for example, 5 months after exposure. ive past the ars period and seroconversion. i couldnt possibly get any hiv related symptoms right now? or could i still? please clear this up. Read more »

hiv- w/ lots of aids symptoms

Posted by My3Cents, 3 Replies
"...ICL, is an immunodeficiency syndrome in which...HIV, cannot be detected...ICL can be referred to as Non-HIV AIDS...Non-HIV AIDS may also be transmissible.." Read more »

HIV-Negative AIDS?!

Posted by Anonymous
"Idiopathic CD4+ T-lymphocytopenia, or ICL, is an immunodeficiency syndrome in which human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, cannot be detected. Because HIV is the causative agent of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), ICL can be referred to... Read more »