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Latest by Tim Lahey, M.D., M.M.Sc.

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Do People With HIV Need Annual Physical Examinations?

"Are yearly comprehensive physical exams a waste of time in people with HIV, or do higher rates of cancer and other clinical conditions merit more intense screening?" writes Tim Lahey, M.D.

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Viewpoints

Is PrEP 100 % Effective or 100 % Over-Hyped?

While we should be excited over zero HIV infections at Kaiser San Francisco's PrEP program, there are also some important counterpoints to note, explains Tim Lahey, M.D., M.M.Sc.

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Is HIV Superinfection Unhealthy?

What the data have to say when it comes to counseling a patient about HIV superinfection.

A Positive Partnership: When Doctors and Patients Become Friends: A Blog Entry by Tim Lahey, M.D., M.M.Sc. Img
Men Who Have Sex With Men

A Positive Partnership: When Doctors and Patients Become Friends: A Blog Entry by Tim Lahey, M.D., M.M.Sc.

I saw Steve* in clinic a few weeks before his marriage to Marty. They were knee deep in wedding planning. Had they ordered enough irises? Could they squeeze in one more belated RSVP? Would the best man be funny without being too embarrassing? As we ...