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  1. Risk of HIV Infection Per Single Sexual Exposure to An Individual Living With HIV And Other Life Events With Comparable Risk of Occurrence, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2011)

    Much of the discrimination that PLWH experience-- from the workplace to the many criminal laws that target them-- is based on a gross misunderstanding of the actual routes and statistical likelihood of HIV transmission. There is a broad lack of understand ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/21/2019 6:10pm

  2. Essential Components of Effective HIV Care: A Policy Paper of the HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Ryan White Medical Providers Coalition. Joel E. Gallant, et al., Clinical Infectious Diseases (Oct. 20, 2011)

    This policy paper sets forth a comprehensive HIV care model that the authors believe addresses the complex medical and psychosocial needs of persons living with HIV. Essential aspects of effective HIV care include: increased HIV testing within communities ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/15/2018 3:35pm

  3. Tenofovir Associated With Nonreversible Kidney Disease, Daniel M. Keller, Medscape.com (2011).

    This research, presented at the American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting and described in this article, indicates that tenofovir, an antiretroviral drug used for the treatment of HIV, is associated with an increased risk for events related to kidney ...

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

  4. 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

  5. HIV Testing and Human Rights: Resources and Fact Sheets, Open Society Foundations (2011)

    HIV testing is an important part of a comprehensive approach to HIV prevention and treatment, if it is provided in a way that respects basic human rights. In order to reap the benefits of HIV testing, individuals must freely consent to testing; counseling ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/29/2018 3:47pm

  6. Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis and the Promise of Combination Prevention Approaches, Susan P. Buchbinder and Albert Liu, AIDS BEHAV. (2011).

    This article examines issues raised by Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) – the use of oral and topical drugs to help prevent HIV infection. Unlike Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP), which is administered after HIV exposure, PrEP is administered daily as a pil ...

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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Scientific Research on the Risk of the Sexual Transmission of HIV Infection and on HIV as a Chronic Manageable Infection, D. McLay, E. Mykhalovskiy, & G. Betteridge, in E. Mykhalovskiy, G. Betteridge, & D. McLay, HIV Non-Disclosure & the Criminal [...]

    This document is a chapter excerpted from a larger policy report on the criminalization of HIV non-disclosure in Ontario, Canada. Although it is part of a Canadian report on recommendations for changes in Canadian law and practice, this section relies on ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/21/2019 6:56pm

  10. National HIV/AIDS Strategy Implementation Plan (2010)

    The National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) Implementation Plan sets short term Federal benchmarks as well as longer-term mandates for multiple federal agencies responsible for putting the NHAS into action. The White House Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP) ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 11/14/2017 6:39pm

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