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  1. Estimating Per-Act HIV Transmission Risk: A Systematic Review, Patel et al, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014

    This study updates previous risk estimates of HIV transmission from parenteral (intravenous), vertical (mother to fetus), and sexual exposures, and assesses the modifying effects of numerous factors including condom use, male circumcision, and antiretrovir ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:15am

  2. Canadian Consensus Statement on HIV and its Transmission in the Context of Criminal Law, Mona Loutfy, Mark Tyndall, Jean-Guy Baril, Julio SG Montaner, Rupert Kaul, Catherine Hankins (2014)

    The Canadian Consensus Statement on HIV and its Transmission in the Context of Criminal Law represents the consensus expert opin­ion of dozens of leading Canadian HIV physicians and medical researchers, regarding the possibility of HIV transmission in vari ...

    admin - 8/28/2019 2:57pm

  3. The Public Health Implications of Criminalizing HIV Non-Disclosure, Exposure and Transmission: Report of an International Workshop, Eric Mykhalovskiy, Jonathan Glenn Betteridge, Chris Sanders, Marcella Jones (2014)

    Screen Shot 2014-10-29 at 2.09.40 PM.png This report explores three key themes that arose over the course of an international workshop held in Toronto, Canada on April 27-28, 2013, to support, encourage and further develop emerging research 
on the public ...

    admin - 8/28/2019 3:04pm

  4. Undetectable Blood Viral Load and HIV Transmission Risk: Results of a Systematic Review, James Wilton, CATIE (2013).

    CATIE aims to provide people living with HIV (PLWH) or hepatitis C, at-risk communities, health care providers, and community organizations with up-to-date resources and expertise to reduce transmission and improve quality of life. This article provides a ...

    admin - 8/27/2014 1:24pm

  5. Likely Female-to-Female Sexual Transmission of HIV – Texas, 2012, Shirley K. Chan et al., Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (2014)

    This report describes a case of HIV transmission likely by sexual contact between female partners. It describes the likely female-to-female transmission of HIV in a lesbian couple who had unprotected sex during a six-month monogamous relationship. ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:34am

  6. United States v. Hurts, 2014 CCA LEXIS 284 (2014)

    This United States Army Court of Criminal Appeals decision held that if the likelihood of infection from HIV was not more than a remote possibility, a servicemember could not be convicted of assault with a means likely to produce death or grievous bodily h ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:26am

  7. HIV and Viral Hepatitis Fact Sheet, Centers for Disease Control (March 2014)

    People with HIV are disproportionately affected by viral hepatitis, with about a 25% coinfection rate with hepatitis C virus (HCV) and a 10% coinfection rate with hepatitis B virus (HBV). This CDC HIV and Viral Hepatitis fact sheet provides an overview of ...

    admin - 7/14/2014 10:59am

  8. HIV and Tuberculosis- A Deadly Human Syndemic, Candice K. Kwan and Joel D. Ernst, Clinical Microbiology Reviews (2011)

    Of the 33.4 million people living with HIV in 2008, nearly a third were estimated to have latent or active tuberculosis (TB); of the 9.4 million cases of TB, an estimated 15% were coinfected with HIV. This journal article reviews the current knowledge of ...

    admin - 4/3/2014 3:53pm

  9. Antibiotic Resistance Threats in the United States, 2013; United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2013)

    This guide is designed for medical professionals but is easily accessible for those who are not versed in medical research and terminology. It provides a comprehensive look at: how bacteria become resistant to antibiotics; the known resistant bacterial in ...

    admin - 3/3/2014 11:55am

  10. Rethinking Risk: The Relevance of Condoms and Viral Load in HIV Nondisclosure Prosecutions, Isabel Grant, McGill Law Journal (2009)

    In this article, the author explores the relevance of condom use and viral load to HIV criminalization laws in Canada through a review of R. v. Mabior. ...

    admin - 6/15/2017 10:59am