Study authors from the University of Washington, Seattle, and Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Healthcare System in Seattle sought to investigate whether HCV eradication with DAAs could lower the risk of liver cancer in patients.
"Health care providers should remain alert for abnormal findings in infants with possible congenital Zika virus exposure without apparent abnormalities at birth," the authors write.
The researchers found that the cumulative incidence of HCC in the treated group was significantly lower than that in the untreated group in five years.
The researchers found that patients who received oral antibiotics and MBP had a lower overall SSI rate than those who received MBP only (8 versus 27%; P=0.03).
A decline in immunoprophylaxis was associated with an increased risk of RSV hospitalization among infants 29-34 weeks gestational age who were <6 months of age for both commercial- and Medicaid-insured.
Criteria to assess HIV risk behavior in men who have sex with men (MSM), heterosexually active men and women, and injection drug users.
Leprosy (also known as Hansen's disease) is caused by the Mycobacterium leprae bacteria and results in disfiguration of the skin and mucous membranes as well as incurable nerve damage.
The researchers found that compared with nonusers, current statin users experienced markedly decreased risk of CA-SAB (adjusted odds ratio [OR], 0.73; 95% confidence interval, 0.63 to 0.84).
Evidence-based treatment guidelines for HCV infection from the expert panel of the AASLD and IDSA.
Using a simple swab from the infection site, DxWound uses a special transport buffer that preserves the wound microbiome during transit.
Recommended vaccination schedule for HIV-infected children 7 to 18 years old
Laboratory monitoring schedule for patients before and after initiation of antiretroviral therapy.
Nearly three-quarters of all HCV infections in the U.S. and HCV-associated deaths occur in individuals born between 1945-1965.
A list of contraindications and drug interactions for HIV medications.
Based on this new data, Genvoya is now indicated to treat adult and pediatric patients weighing ≥25kg compared to the previous ≥35kg requirement.
The majority of syphilis infections are seen particularly in gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (MSM), of which half are also diagnosed with HIV.
Linhaliq was previously granted Qualified Infectious Disease Product (QIDP) Designation and Fast Track designation for NCFBE with lung infections with P. aeruginosa.
The researchers found that skin-to-skin contact with athletes who have active skin infections, environmental exposures, and physical trauma are major risk factors for infection, as well as sharing of equipment and contact with contaminated fomites.