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Vaginal Ring May Cut HIV Infection Risk if Used Consistently Img
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Vaginal Ring May Cut HIV Infection Risk if Used Consistently

A new exploratory analysis of data from the ASPIRE study has found that using a drug-infused vaginal ring most or all of the time reduced the risk of HIV infection in women by at least 56 percent.

Updated HHS Adult and Adolescent Antiretroviral Treatment Guidelines Released Img
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Updated HHS Adult and Adolescent Antiretroviral Treatment Guidelines Released

Several guideline updates were prompted by the approval of three fixed-dose combination products containing tenofovir alafenamide (an oral prodrug of tenofovir) and emtricitabine (TAF/FTC).

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Large-Scale HIV Vaccine Trial to Launch in South Africa

The U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and its partners have decided to advance an experimental HIV vaccine regimen into a large clinical trial after the success of an early-stage vaccine clinical trial in South Africa...

Updates to the Perinatal Guidelines and the Adult and Adolescent OI Guidelines Img
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Updates to the Perinatal Guidelines and the Adult and Adolescent OI Guidelines

New updates to the guidelines for preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission and for prevention and treatment of opportunistic infections in adults and adolescents.

Corrections to the Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in Pediatric HIV Infection Img
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Corrections to the Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in Pediatric HIV Infection

The Guidelines have been updated to include two newly released drugs and one updated formulation, and "What to Start" information has been revised.

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What's New in the U.S. HHS Antiretroviral Therapy Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents

Here are the latest updates to the HIV treatment guidelines for adults and adolescents, from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Among the expected updates were "when to start" treatment and "what to start."

What's New in the U.S. HHS Antiretroviral Therapy Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents Img
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What's New in the U.S. HHS Antiretroviral Therapy Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents

AIDSinfo provides a run-through of noteworthy changes to the highly regarded U.S. HIV treatment guidelines. This update includes a number of adjustments that more strongly urge people with HIV to start meds as soon as possible.

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What's New in the U.S. HHS Opportunistic Infections Guidelines for HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents?

The Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV Infected Adults and Adolescents document was published in an electronic format that could be easily updated as relevant changes in prevention and treatment recommendat...

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What's New in the Pediatric HIV Treatment Guidelines?

Key changes made by the Panel on Antiretroviral Therapy and Medical Management of HIV-Infected Children (the Panel) to update the November 1, 2012, Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in Pediatric HIV Infection are summarized below. Some ...

Recommendation on Integrase Inhibitor Use in Antiretroviral Treatment-Naive HIV-Infected Individuals From the HHS Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents Img
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Recommendation on Integrase Inhibitor Use in Antiretroviral Treatment-Naive HIV-Infected Individuals From the HHS Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents

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In the February 12, 2013, version of the Health and Human Services (HHS) Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in HIV-1-Infected Adults and Adolescents, the Panel recommendations on initial combination regimens for the antiret...