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  1. New York City’s Initiatives on Diabetes and HIV/AIDS: Implications for Patient Care, Public Health, and Medical Professionalism, Janlori Goldman et al., Am. J. Public Health (2008)

    (The following summary is excerpted in part from the article's abstract): "Two recent [at article's publication] New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene initiatives expanded the mission and scope of public health, with implica ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 8/10/2019 3:56pm

  2. Opinion and Recommendations Regarding the Potential for Treatment as an Innovative Tool for Fighting the HIV Epidemic, Counseil National du Sida, 2009.

    This briefing paper from the Conseil National du Sida in France argues that the use of antiretroviral treatments, which have been shown to reduce the risk of HIV transmission by suppressing the viral load, may be a powerful prevention mechanism that shoul ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  3. How Reliable is an Undetected Viral Load?, C. Combescure et. al., HIV Medicine (2009)

    A study by the Swiss Federal AIDS Commission on patients who were treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) concluded in 2009 that individuals with a stable, low viral load for at least six months were extremely unlikely to transmit HIV. I ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 12/3/2017 11:34am

  4. Systematic Review of Orogenital HIV-1 Transmission Probabilities, R. F. Baggaley, R. G. White, and M. Boily, 37 International Journal of Epidemiology 1255-1265 (2008)

    Believing that it is important to have a better understanding of the actual risks of HIV transmission through oral sex, the authors reviewed and summarized all available research literature, up to July 2007, on the risk of HIV transmission associated with ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/21/2019 6:48pm

  5. Relation Between HIV viral load and Infectiousness: a Model-Based Analysis, David Wilson, et al. (2010)

    (The following summary is excerpted from the article's abstract): A consensus statement released on behalf of the Swiss Federal Commission for HIV/AIDS suggests that people receiving effective antiretroviral therapy—ie, those with undetectable plasma ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 11/15/2017 6:11pm

  6. Guide to HIV, Pregnancy and Women's Health, i-Base (2009)

    The guide focuses on providing women with the information that they need regarding HIV treatment and care if they are considering pregnancy or are currently pregnant.  The information provided is to act as a reference before, during, and after pregnancy.  ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/15/2018 5:26pm

  7. Integrating Gender Into HIV/AIDS Programmes in the Health Sector, World Health Organization (2009)

    This is a guide focused on healthcare program managers, addressing gender issues in HIV testing and counseling, prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT), and HIV treatment and home-based care. It also includes a module on elements of gend ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/1/2016 12:42pm

  8. Recommendations for Partner Services Programs for HIV Infection, Syphilis, Gonorrhea, and Chlamydial Infection, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), (2008)

    These 2008 recommendations consolidate and replace the 1998 HIV Partner Counseling and Referral Services Guidance and the 2001 Program Operations Guidelines for STD Prevention, ostensibly to eliminate inconsistencies in how state programs manage partner n ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/21/2019 7:25pm

  9. Fact Sheet on Women and HIV/AIDS, American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR)

    This fact sheet, created by the American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR), describes the rising rates of HIV/AIDS among women in the United States and worldwide, and outlines the factors that have contributed to this rise. For example, it describes ec ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  10. State Policies in Brief: Minors' Access to STI Services, Guttmacher Institute

    This state-by-state reference sheet provides the relevant laws granting minors authority to consent to STI services and HIV testing and treatment. It also outlines the confidentiality protections afforded to minors seeking these services. According to the ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

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