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Anaemia in acute HIV-1 Subtype C infection.
Background: The high prevalence of anaemia and the increased morbidity and mortality associated with anaemia during AIDS has been well described yet there has been little information about anaemia and changes in haemoglobin ...
Innate antibacterial activity in female genital tract secretions is associated with increased risk of HIV acquisition.
(Mary Ann Liebert., 2015)
Abstract available in pdf.
HIV prevention in high-risk women in South Africa: condom use and the need for change.
Introduction: Young women are at disproportionate risk of HIV infection in South Africa. Understanding risk behaviors and factors associated with ability to negotiate safe sex and condom use is likely to be key in curbing ...
Effectiveness and safety of tenofovir gel, an antiretroviral microbicide, for the prevention of HIV infection in women.
(American Association for the Advancement of Science., 2010-09)
The Centre for the AIDS Program of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA) 004 trial assessed the effectiveness and safety of a 1% vaginal gel formulation of tenofovir, a nucleotide reverse transcriptase inhibitor, for the ...
Safety of tenofovir gel, a vaginal microbicide, in South African women: results of the CAPRISA 004 Trial.
(International Medical Press., 2013)
Background: Tenofovir gel, used vaginally before and after coitus, reduced women’s acquisition of HIV by 39%. This is a safety assessment of tenofovir gel, including renal, bone, gastrointestinal, genital and haematological ...