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Research & Reviews  4,683 results

Global public health efforts to address HIV and related communicable disease syndemics.
https://doi.org/10.1097/COH.0000000000000636
Current Opinion in HIV and AIDS; Ford N, Wi T et. al.

Jun 4th, 2020 - To review recent progress in public health efforts to address HIV, and the extent to which key approaches can be applied to three key epidemics that commonly co-occur with HIV: TB, viral hepatitis, and STIs. The public health approach to tackling ...

Characterizing the role of intersecting stigmas and sustained inequities in driving HIV...
https://doi.org/10.1097/COH.0000000000000630
Current Opinion in HIV and AIDS; Viswasam N, Schwartz S et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2020 - In 2020, key populations around the world still have disproportionate risks for HIV acquisition and experiencing HIV-related syndemics. This review presents current data around HIV-related syndemics among key populations globally, and on the role ...

Prevalence and Trends in Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States, 2015-2018.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32487291
NCHS Data Brief; Kruszon-Moran D, Paulose-Ram R et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2020 - Hepatitis B virus (HBV) is a type of viral hepatitis transmitted through sexual contact, contaminated blood, or from an infected mother to her newborn (1). HBV may cause a liver infection that is acute or short-term, but may also cause chronic or ...

Proportion and Characterization of Co-infections of HIV and Hepatitis C or Hepatitis B ...
https://doi.org/10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001104
Southern Medical Journal; Siza C, Bixler D et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - People living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) have an increased risk of other infections, including viral hepatitis, which can complicate the treatment and progression of the disease. We sought to characterize Alabama cases of HIV co-infec...

The reasons to include the serology of human T-lymphotropic virus types 1 and 2 (HTLV-1...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0008245
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Campos KR, Alves FA et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - The WHO established targets for 2030 to globally reduce new viral hepatitis B and C infections by 90% and deaths by 65% and recommends searching for coinfections that increase the progression of chronic liver infections towards cirrhosis and hepat...

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Guidelines  13 results

HIV and Viral Hepatitis - CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/hiv/pdf/library/factsheets/hiv-viral-hepatitis.pdf

Jun 26th, 2019 - People with HIV infection are affected disproportionally by viral hepatitis. Nearly 75% of people with HIV who report a history of injection drug use also are infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV).

ACG Clinical Guideline: Evaluation of Abnormal Liver Chemistries
https://journals.lww.com/ajg/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=2017&issue=01000&article=00013&type=Fulltext
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Kwo,P.,et al

Jun 30th, 2017 - Clinicians are required to assess abnormal liver chemistries on a daily basis. The most common liver chemistries ordered are serum alanine aminotransferase (ALT), aspartate aminotransferase (AST), alkaline phosphatase and bilirubin. These tests sh...

Joint Society statement for elimination of viral hepatitis.
https://doi.org/10.5604/16652681.1226808
Annals of Hepatology; Brahm J, Castera L et. al.

Jan 4th, 2017 - Joint Society statement for elimination of viral hepatitis.|2017|Brahm J,Castera L,Hou J,Lindor K,|standards,diagnosis,mortality,prevention & control,virology,standards,standards,standards,

2015 Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines- Viral Hepatitis
https://www.cdc.gov/std/tg2015/hepatitis.htm

Jun 4th, 2015 - Hepatitis A, caused by infection with the hepatitis A virus (HAV), has an incubation period of approximately 28 days (range: 15–50 days) (819). HAV replicates in the liver and is shed in high concentrations in feces from 2–3 weeks before to 1 week.

Integrated prevention services for HIV infection, viral hepatitis, sexually transmitted...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23135062
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. Recommendations and Reports;

Nov 8th, 2012 - This report summarizes current (as of 2011) guidelines or recommendations published by multiple agencies of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) for prevention and control of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, viral h...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  5,137 results

Global public health efforts to address HIV and related communicable disease syndemics.
https://doi.org/10.1097/COH.0000000000000636
Current Opinion in HIV and AIDS; Ford N, Wi T et. al.

Jun 4th, 2020 - To review recent progress in public health efforts to address HIV, and the extent to which key approaches can be applied to three key epidemics that commonly co-occur with HIV: TB, viral hepatitis, and STIs. The public health approach to tackling ...

Characterizing the role of intersecting stigmas and sustained inequities in driving HIV...
https://doi.org/10.1097/COH.0000000000000630
Current Opinion in HIV and AIDS; Viswasam N, Schwartz S et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2020 - In 2020, key populations around the world still have disproportionate risks for HIV acquisition and experiencing HIV-related syndemics. This review presents current data around HIV-related syndemics among key populations globally, and on the role ...

Prevalence and Trends in Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States, 2015-2018.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32487291
NCHS Data Brief; Kruszon-Moran D, Paulose-Ram R et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2020 - Hepatitis B virus (HBV) is a type of viral hepatitis transmitted through sexual contact, contaminated blood, or from an infected mother to her newborn (1). HBV may cause a liver infection that is acute or short-term, but may also cause chronic or ...

Proportion and Characterization of Co-infections of HIV and Hepatitis C or Hepatitis B ...
https://doi.org/10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001104
Southern Medical Journal; Siza C, Bixler D et. al.

Jun 1st, 2020 - People living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) have an increased risk of other infections, including viral hepatitis, which can complicate the treatment and progression of the disease. We sought to characterize Alabama cases of HIV co-infec...

The reasons to include the serology of human T-lymphotropic virus types 1 and 2 (HTLV-1...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0008245
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Campos KR, Alves FA et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - The WHO established targets for 2030 to globally reduce new viral hepatitis B and C infections by 90% and deaths by 65% and recommends searching for coinfections that increase the progression of chronic liver infections towards cirrhosis and hepat...

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News  521 results

Hepatitis C Cases Rising in Young Adults
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/928784

Apr 15th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - New acute and chronic hepatitis C cases increased significantly between 2009 and 2018, especially in people ages 20 to 39, according to a new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report. "While we've known f...

Stick with the full 12-week DAA course for acute HCV
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/219071/hepatitis/stick-full-12-week-daa-course-acute-hcv?channel=346
M. Alexander Otto, MDedge News

Mar 16th, 2020 - The first randomized trial to see if a short course of a direct-acting antiviral works as well for acute hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection as the standard 12-week course was stopped early after it became clear that it did not, according to a repor.

Liver cancer risk reduced by aspirin in chronic viral hepatitis
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/219015/gastroenterology/liver-cancer-risk-reduced-aspirin-chronic-viral-hepatitis/page/0/1?channel=346

Mar 13th, 2020 - Limitations of the Study The current study findings are not new, but this is the best-designed study to date, commented Flemming. Still, there were a number of limitations, she noted.

Underserved Communities Receive Hep C Treatment in Jail
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/918517

Sep 16th, 2019 - MONTREAL — Inmates awaiting trial or serving sentences of less than a year can be effectively treated for hepatitis C during their incarceration, new research shows. Jail is a setting in which underserved groups can receive care, said Justin Chan,...

Patients with viral hepatitis are living longer, increasing risk of extrahepatic mortality
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/207541/hepatology/patients-viral-hepatitis-are-living-longer-increasing-risk?channel=234
Will Pass

Sep 4th, 2019 - Patients with viral hepatitis may live longer after treatment with direct-acting antiviral agents (DAAs), but their risk of extrahepatic causes of death may rise as a result, according to investigators. Importantly, this increasing rate of extrahe.

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Patient Education  17 results see all →