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Conditional Financial Incentives Increase Linkage to Care for Male Partners of Antenatal Clinic Attendees

Conditional Financial Incentives Increase Linkage to Care for Male Partners of Antenatal Clinic Attendees

HIV self-test kits combined with financial incentives may encourage men to attend the clinic for post-test HIV services.

CDC: Most Black HIV Patients Interviewed for Partner Services

More black index patients diagnosed with HIV are interviewed for partner services than all index patients combined.

CDC: Proportion of Increased-Risk Deceased Organ Donors on Rise

Increased-risk donors significantly more likely to have positive HBV, HCV screening results.

Opinion

The origin of AIDS and debating the Patient Zero theory

There is evidence that HIV might have spread from its origins in the US to the rest of the world.

HIV complacency can be deadly

It's been 32 years since the CDC published the first HIV case report, and too many Americans no longer view the disease as a serious illness.

Features

Stat Consult: Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)

Stat Consult: Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)

Growing evidence supports starting individuals on antiretroviral therapy as soon as they are diagnosed with HIV to improve mortality rates.

Web-Based Treatments for Depression in HIV-Infected Individuals

Web-Based Treatments for Depression in HIV-Infected Individuals

Depression is a common comorbidity in people living with HIV, with lifetime prevalence estimates ranging from 22% to 61%.

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