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Hiv Treatment Specialist

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PEP Treatment HELP? (PROPER CONDOM USE, 2009) (PEP AND THE NEED FOR HIV SPECIALIST, 2009)

Hi there, I found your contact details online and your help would be very much appreciated as I am currently in a panic mode! Here it goes: 1. I had anal sex (me top HIV neg) with a partner (bottom HIV pos with viral load 20k 26k copies)...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...previously in this forum, anyone who has had an HIV exposure significant enough to warrant PEP should be followed by an HIV specialist. I suggest you contact an HIV specialist. Tell him the whole story. And I do mean the whole truth and nothing... Read more »

Hiv.treatment?

They say minimum 5 years for hiv to turn into aids, without any treatment.Say my friend was living... Read more »

Condom failure - PEP side effects (PEP AND THE NEED FOR HIV SPECIALIST, 2010)

Dear DocI am a bisexual male who has always tried to be safe when it comes to sexual partners.... Read more »
Articles
Black AIDS Institute

Q&A: Dr. Joseph Gathe, HIV-Treatment Specialist

...Jr., M.D. , who has been treating HIV/AIDS in Black people since the early days of the pandemic and is one of only a few HIV specialists in Houston, agrees. We asked Dr. Gathe, 53, about his history of treating patients and why he's worried about... Read more »
San Francisco General Hospital

Should the Treatment of HIV Infection Be Left to Specialists?

...to train physicians, and some states began to require a fixed number of hours of continuing medical education in the field of HIV treatment as a prerequisite for license renewal. The International AIDS Society - U.S.A., supported by educational... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Danish PEP Registry: Experience With the Use of Postexposure Prophylaxis (PEP) Following Sexual Exposure to HIV From 1998 to 2006

...Denmark has made PEP available within 24 hours of sexual exposure; however, it can be prescribed only at clinical centers by HIV treatment specialists. The current study sought to describe the use of PEP after sexual exposure from 1998 to 2006. ... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Ask the HIV Specialist

...for the results. I inject Betaseron (interferon) every other day. This being an immune system suppressant, how will it affect HIV treatment should I find that I am positive? Does this affect the possibility of contracting the virus? I always use... Read more »
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hiv specialist suggestions?

Posted by bluewindow, 2 Replies
...in the same situation? Any pointers you have picked up from your experience: dos and donts of doctor-client relationships in HIV treatment, etc. My current health plan is United Health Care. I checked their network and they have a list of... Read more »

ID Specialists...Clinics...Privacy

Posted by HealingPower, 5 Replies
...Are all ID Specialists located in clinics? That's kind of impersonal don't you think? Please tell me that I may be able to find one in their own Read more »

HIV Specialist NYC

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Recently I was diagnosed as HIV+ and currently use a provider at the Callen-Lorde clinic in NYC. Unfortunately I am not that pleased with them and am looking for new provider. A conservative provider but not one who prescribes meds too freely. ... Read more »

children

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Do children respond to hiv medication and live just as long as adults with hiv? Or do they have more complications? Read more »