Treatment

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April 23, 2020

This edition of HIV Nursing Matters introduces one of the most exciting and highly anticipated antiretroviral (ARV) drugs to enter the HIV treatment space.

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December 16, 2019
A study from Tanzania seeking to assess the prevalence and management of drug-drug interactions in a rural setting.
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November 20, 2019

Metabolic syndrome – including obesity – developed significantly more frequently in people who received dolutegravir, tenofovir alafenamide (TAF) and emtricitabine compared to other regimens in the South African ADVANCE study, Dr Michelle Moorhouse reported on Thursday at the 

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November 19, 2019

Tenofovir is less toxic than other nucleoside reverse-transcriptase inhibitors used in antiretroviral therapy (ART) and may improve retention of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)–infected patients on ART.

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October 25, 2019

BACKGROUND: The NEVEREST-3 (South Africa) and MONOD-ANRS-12206 (Cote d'Ivoire, Burkina Faso) randomized trials found that switching to efavirenz (EFV

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October 10, 2019

Increasing numbers of people living with HIV (PLHIV) in sub-Saharan Africa are experiencing failure of first-line antiretroviral therapy and transitioning onto second-line regimens. However, there is a dearth of research on their treatment experiences.

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September 16, 2019

This has been a landmark year for HIV treatment; a seven-year study confirmed that taking ART can prevent transmission between gay couples and a second patient has been effectively cured of HIV after receiving a stem cell transplant as a cancer treatment.

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August 26, 2019

Broadly neutralizing antibodies (bnAbs) are currently under investigation as a therapy for HIV-1 infection and recent clinical trials have shown prolonged viral suppression by bnAbs during antiretroviral treatment interruption.

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August 23, 2019

Drugs work stunningly well to control HIV—but not in everyone, and not without side effects. That's why a small cadre of patients known as elite controllers has long fascinated researchers: Their immune system alone naturally suppresses HIV for decades without drugs.