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HIV Clinical Trials FAQ

What Is a Clinical Trial? Can Anyone Join a Clinical Trial? What Are Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria? What Is Informed Consent? Does it Cost Anything to Join a Clinical Trial? What Is a Placebo? Are All Clinical Trials Sponsored by the Government? What Is Expanded Access? Are There Other Ways to Receive Free Treatment for HIV? What Is a Clinical Trial? A clinical trial is a type of research study commonly designed to...
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hiv transmission

i want to now how does hiv is transmited...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Please read through the "Transmission" archive on this page for information about the sexual transmission of HIV. For a good overview of HIV transmission, take a look at The CDC FAQ sheet on HIV transmission and prevention... Read more »

CDC HIV FAQs: KS or rash?

Hi Doc,I am sure that a similar question has already been asked but, on the CDC Web page concerning HIV FAQS, they mention that red blotches found on or under the skin, or in the mouth, nose or eyes can be a symptom of HIV. What are they talking...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
They are referring to Kaposi's sarcoma.... Read more »

faq on jama hiv/aids site

mr.sowadsky. i just visited jama's web site,on the faq portion the question was what are the three warning signs that someone might be hiv-t,in order they were. 1) seborrheic dermatitis.2)"true"mucopurulent sinusitis.3)bacillary...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your questions.I took a look at the JAMA website to see what they mentioned. There arenumerous warning signs that a person may have HIV (not just three). This isbecause there are numerous symptoms associated with HIV infection.... Read more »

HIV transmission

Can HIV be transmitted if you have a fresh cut on your finger and then you touch a door handle? Assuming that the door handle had blood or bodily fluids on it before, but was wiped away so that you were touching a dry door handle....
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
There is no evidence that HIV is spread through contact with door handles, regardless of the presence of cuts on your hands. In the history of the epidemic, there have been no documented cases of transmission occurring through everday contact with... Read more »
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CDC~FAQ

Posted by Anonymous
Http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/pubs/faq.htm

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FAQ

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Por que no hacer un FAQ de VIH/SIDA?

Creo que todos tenemos muchas preguntas y si hacemos un FAQ (frequently asked question) resolveremos muchas dudas.

Se puede hacer entre varias personas o alguien que sepa mucho y tenga tiempo que lo haga y que... Read more »

Things to know about HIV Transmission

Posted by health2010, 1 Reply
is it true that an hiv test is invalid if the blood drawn for the test is among several drawings of blood duirng the same session for other tests? Read more »

Things to know about HIV Transmission

Posted by bartleby, 2 Replies
Before you worry your head off about HIV, please make sure you understand some basics to see if you if you were at risk.
What is HIV?
How is HIV transmitted? Read more »