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Linkage To Care Hiv

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Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Enhanced Linkage-to-Care Strategy Helps HIV Patients Receive, Remain in Care, Study Shows

At the 19th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) on Wednesday, Gabriel Chamie of the University of California, San Francisco "discussed outcomes in a routine linkage-to-care strategy versus and an enhanced strategy for... Read more »
Project Inform

Project Inform and CHAMP Lead Think Tank to Develop an Integrated Approach to HIV Testing, Linkage to Care & Treatment to Further Control U.S. Epidemic

Summary Project Inform and the Community HIV/AIDS Mobilization Project (CHAMP) co-sponsored a Think Tank on December 7 and 8 in Washington D.C., bringing together fifty-four leading, multi-disciplinary HIV/AIDS experts to decide whether the United... Read more »
HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

Navigating HIV Care: Using Navigators, Linkage Specialists and Community Health Care Workers to Improve Health Outcomes

Health navigation is a hot topic in HIV care as we seek to increase the number of clients who are linked to and retained in care. This national webinar will offer best practices, lessons learned, and the challenges and opportunities in HIV care... Read more »
Ask the Experts

the linkage between cd4 nos and percentage

i had 223 cd4 with 13%in july 2005. in october 2005 , its 562 with 19%. what does it mean though the cdr has gone up substantially but not the percentage.as i read here that cd4 %should be 40% and above. simlarly the ratioof cd4 and cd8 should be...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks again for your post.As previous, I'd say that you've had a very nice response to treatment, with a rise in CD4% from 13 to 19%. This is a nearly 50% increase in just a few months. The thing that gets us confused with your labs is... Read more »

Concerns Careing from HIV patient (CARING FOR AN HIV/AIDS PATIENT AT HOME)

I recently started caring from my brother who has Full blown AIDS with Cryptococcus meningitis. I wasnt paranoid about it until my toddler covered herself over with his throw and suddenly got a rash on both her arms and face. She had been inside all...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,We don't use the term "Full Blown AIDS" anymore, because in reality there is no such thing as "Partially Blown AIDS." I'm delighted you are caring for your brother in his time of need. I wish all AIDS patients had... Read more »

Chiropractic Care Helping HIV+ Patients (CHIROPRACTIC CARE)

Why do i see patients who report back to me that the reason they stay well against HIV is attributed to their choice of a holistic chiropractic lifestyle?Why are their reports across the world that chiropractic adjustments may help improve body...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Jim,I've seen and evaluated the "reports". When viewed scientifically they completely support my statement that chiropractic care does not affect immune function and has no place in the treatment of immunodeficiency.Why do you... Read more »

HIV and Chiropractic (CHIROPRACTIC CARE AND HIV, 2009)

For the question on can Chiropractic help patients with HIV, I beg to differ. While in school at Life University of Chiropractic research was done that I had patients under, And blood work did before and after care showed a increase in their CD4...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,You can "beg to differ" with me all you like, but it will not change the facts that chiropractic has no effect on CD4 cell counts (or any other aspect of immune function) and is not a recommended treatment for HIV. As a... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
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HIV Health care in UK

Posted by Eje, 2 Replies
I will be going to the UK in september for my masters and would like to get some to get my drugs from,any body know where? Read more »

Care home for people affected with HIV/AIDS

Posted by kel
Hi All~
I don't know if this will interest anyone but her goes. I just recently moved to Phoenix AZ w/ my best freind (who is gay) and we found out that there are no care homes/assisted living facilities for the gay community here or for those... Read more »

Care Home for persons affected w/ HIV/AIDS

Posted by kel
Hi All~
I don't know if this will interest anyone but her goes. I just recently moved to Phoenix AZ w/ my best freind (who is gay) and we found out that there are no care homes/assisted living facilities for the gay community here or for those... Read more »