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Hiv Infected Physicians

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Physician with probable HIV infection

Dr. Frascino, I am a practing physician whose partner recently tested positive for HIV. Given the time we have been together I am quite sure I am positive as well. I currently have no symptoms and I am very leary of having my practice partners and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...exposure. If positive, your options for remaining completely anonymous are limited. You could find a private practice with an HIV specialist who is willing to work closely with you to protect your privacy. To remain completely anonymous you would... Read more »

100% HIV +ve from Oral Sex [ Medical Doctor]

Dear Dr Bob, I have a unique case unlike any other...(yeah where Have I heard this before) ...I can... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Libyan Court Acquits Police Officers, Physician of Torturing Bulgarian Nurses to Confess to Infecting Children With HIV

... A Libyan court on Tuesday acquitted nine police officers and a physician who had been charged with torturing five Bulgarian nurses to force them to confess to infecting about 400 Libyan children with Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Chicago Tribune Profiles U.S. Physician Working With Women Infected With HIV Through Rape During 1994 Rwandan Genocide

...the "genocide continues, murder on the installment plan," according to the Tribune. Cohen and a group of U.S. and Rwandan doctors, nurses and mental health experts formed a group called WE-ACTx -- which stands for Women's Equity in Access to... Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

A Note to Physicians: Important Information on the Combination of Zidovudine (ZDV) and Stavudine (d4T) in ZDV-experienced HIV-Infected Patients

...count in patients taking the combination of d4T and ZDV decreased from the time they entered the study. NIAID recommends that physicians closely monitor the CD4+ T cell counts of patients taking this combination. Study Description and Results... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Washington, D.C., Officials Quiz Doctors About HIV/AIDS

... Private-practice doctors in Washington soon will be undergoing a test themselves -- city officials are quizzing them on how much they know about HIV/AIDS. Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV Positive Doctors and Medical Students

Posted by JumptheHorizon, 4 Replies
...was about one month after I think I could have been infected, but my lymphocytes were down). Anyway, what is the story for Doctors who are HIV positive? I saw a news article in the newspaper which said that recent patients of a HIV positive... Read more »

HIV Positive dentist

Posted by doglove, 5 Replies
...to, disclose but I know it would be unwise to do so. Any advice? Should I pursue this career path at all? Anyone know an HIV + dentist? Read more »

HIV and AIDS- NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIANS

Posted by bradford, 1 Reply
...the world, people are going to naturopathic physicians when faced with a health issue. It is naturopathic physicians, not medical doctors, who are specifically educated as physicians but with an expertise in alternative medicine. The... Read more »

HIV providers needed! Physicians and mid-levels

Posted by jklein
...answering many of the problems faced by underserved communities. We are growing rapidly and are now actively recruiting a physician and a mid-level (NP or PA). The site qualifies for both NHSC scholarship recipients and loan repayment. ... Read more »