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Diagnostic, Monitoring and Resistance Laboratory Tests for HIV

Table of Contents Editor's Note I. Introduction II. Diagnostic Tests III. Monitoring Tests References Appendix A: Assay Procedures Appendix B: Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay Appendix C: Western Blot Appendix D: Immunofluorescence ...

Women

Menstrual Disorders in HIV-Infected Women

Table of Contents I. Introduction II. Causes of Abnormal Menses in HIV-Infected Women III. Assessing Menstrual Irregularity in HIV-Infected Women IV. Managing Menstrual Irregularities in HIV-Infected Women References I. Introduction Initia...

News

What's New in the Guidelines for Antiretroviral Therapy

What's New \Editor's Note: You can [download a PDF of the full revised guidelines.\] The Office of the Medical Director, New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute, is pleased to announce that the Medical Care Criteria Committee, chaired by...

Women

Preconception Care for HIV-Infected Women

Table of Contents I. Introduction II. Principles of Preconception Care for HIV-Infected Women of Childbearing Potential A. Prevention of HIV Transmission, Superinfection, and Other STIs B. Optimizing Health/Reducing Risk C. Contr...

Hepatitis C

Clinical Guidelines Update: Hepatitis C Virus in HIV-Infected Patients

What's New \Editor's Note: You can [download a PDF of the full revised guidelines.\] Significant revisions include the following: An annual HCV antibody test is now recommended for HIV-infected patients who have continued high-risk behaviors but a...

Neurocognitive

Somatic Symptoms: Mental Health Approach and Differential Diagnosis

Table of Contents Introduction 2. Screening for Somatic Symptoms 3. Assessment, Diagnosis and Management 4. [Insomnia ](/content/art59160.html?getPage=2#insomnia) 1. Assessment and Diagnosis 2. [Management ](/content/art591...

Trauma and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in Patients With HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Introduction Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Presentation Diagnosis Management of Survivors of Trauma Acute Stress Disorder (ASD) References Further Reading I. Introduction Exposure to a traumatic ...

Suicidality and Violence in Patients With HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Introduction Prevalence and Risk of Suicide and Violence Suicide Violence Assessment of Suicidal and Violent Behavior Detection of Suicidal and Violent Behavior Estimation of Risk for Suicide or Violence...