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This Week in HIV Research: Sex, Drugs, and Broken Bones

Aug. 8, 2019: Casual sex partners increase among U.S. MSM; why some MSM undervalue PrEP; proteinuria prevalence and fracture risk; cannabis, cocaine, and inflammation in people living with HIV.

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New Drug Approved for Complicated Urinary Tract and Intra-Abdominal Infections

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a three-drug regimen to treat complicated urinary tract infections and complicated intra-abdominal infections, both of which can be especially problematic for people living with HIV.

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This Week in HIV Research: The Science of Risk

Traditional factors vs. HIV-specific factors in non-communicable complications; frailty and fracture risk among women; lipid measurements and coronary risks; new data on efavirenz and birth defects.

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This Week in HIV Research: Renal Upsides for Tenofovir Alafenamide

E/C/F/TAF viability for dialysis patients; TAF safety following renal damage; mental health needs for American Indians; parenting desires of people with HIV.

After Hepatitis C Cure, Kidney Problems Linked to Cocaine Use Img

After Hepatitis C Cure, Kidney Problems Linked to Cocaine Use

For people who used cocaine after being cured of HCV, the health of their kidneys declined at a relatively rapid pace.

Three Kidney Metrics Worse With HIV Than Without in Aging Adults Img

Three Kidney Metrics Worse With HIV Than Without in Aging Adults

Having HIV infection raised the chances of impaired kidney function by three standard measures in a Dutch comparison of aging adults living with versus without HIV.

Switching to Genoya Plus Prezista Maintains Viral Suppression, Improves Renal Markers Img

Switching to Genoya Plus Prezista Maintains Viral Suppression, Improves Renal Markers

Switching from a suppressive five-drug regimen to Genvoya and Prezista proved virologically noninferior to maintaining the initial regimen at 24 weeks and virologically superior at 48 weeks.

Hepatitis C Increases Risk of Some Nonliver Diseases in People With HIV Img

Hepatitis C Increases Risk of Some Nonliver Diseases in People With HIV

Hepatitis C independently raised the risk of kidney disease and osteoporosis or fracture in an analysis of 5,000 people with HIV.

Heart, Kidney, Bone Disease Rates Higher With Than Without HIV Over 2003-2013 Img

Heart, Kidney, Bone Disease Rates Higher With Than Without HIV Over 2003-2013

Prevalence of cardiovascular disease, renal impairment and fractures or osteoporosis was higher with than without HIV every year from 2003 to 2013.

Kidney and Bone Markers Improve After TDF-to-TAF Switch in People 50 or Older Img

Kidney and Bone Markers Improve After TDF-to-TAF Switch in People 50 or Older

Switching from tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF) to tenofovir alafenamide (TAF) improved kidney and bone markers in a study focused on people 50 years old or older.