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  1. 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

  2. Combined Antiretroviral Treatment and Heterosexual Transmission of HIV-1: Cross Sectional and Prospective Cohort Study, Jorge Del Romero et al., British Medical Journal (2010)

    This study concluded that there is a significant impact of combined antiretroviral treatment on the rate of HIV transmission in heterosexual HIV-discordant couples. The study, which took place in Spain, found that of the 476 couples where the HIV positive ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/21/2019 6:03pm

  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. The development of antiretroviral therapy and its impact on the HIV-1 AIDS pandemic, Samuel Broder, M.D., Antiviral Research

    This article explores the history of antiretroviral therapy development and the impact the therapy has had on the HIV/AIDS pandemic. It examines the issues this new disease posed to the scientific community, specifically the limitations clinical researche ...

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

  5. HIV Treatment in U.S. Prisons, Sarah E. Wakeman and Josiah D. Rich, 4 HIV Ther. 505 (2010)

    This article presents information about the HIV-positive prison population in the United States, and suggests solutions to increase diagnosis, prevent intra-prison transmission, and continue treatment for individuals after their release. The article autho ...

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

  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. Know Your Rights: HIV and Pregnancy, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2010)

    Women who are HIV-positive and pregnant or considering becoming pregnant often face judgment and discrimination from the very medical care providers they rely upon to keep them healthy. This brief front-and-back handout provides an outline of the rights o ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 4/10/2018 5:50pm

  9. HIV and Pregnancy: Medical and Legal Considerations for Women and Their Advocates, Center for HIV Law and Policy (2009)

    This report and guide outlines the medical and legal issues surrounding HIV and pregnancy in the United States. It makes it clear that persistent beliefs among medical, social service, and justice system professionals that women with HIV should avoid chil ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/13/2018 3:28pm

  10. Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Adults, 58 MMWR 1

    These guidelines provide recommendations for preventing and treating opportunistic infections (OIs) among adults and adolescents living with HIV. They are intended for use by health care workers, patients, and policy makers. The guidelines are periodicall ...

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

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