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Bacterial vaginosis and the risk of trichomonas vaginalis acquisition among HIV-1 negative women.
(American Sexually Transmitted Diseases Association., 2014)
Background: The vaginal microbiota may play a role in mediating susceptibility to sexually transmitted infections, including Trichomonas vaginalis (TV). Methods: Data were analyzed from HIV-1-seronegative women ...
Improved survival in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis patients receiving integrated tuberculosis and antiretroviral treatment in the SAPiT trial.
(International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease., 2014)
BACKGROUND: The therapeutic effects of antiretroviral treatment (ART) in patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection have not been established. Objective : ...
Changes to antiretroviral drug regimens during integrated TB-HIV treatment: results of the SAPiT trial.
(International Medical Press., 2014)
Background—Frequency of drug changes in combination antiretroviral therapy among patients starting both tuberculosis (TB) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) therapy, as a result of treatment-limiting toxicity or ...
The impact of missing data on clinical trials : a re-analysis of a placebo controlled trial of Hypericum perforatum (St Johns wort) and sertraline in major depressive disorder.
Rationale and objective Hypericum perforatum (St John's wort) is used to treat depression, but the effectiveness has not been established. Recent guidelines described the analysis of clinical trials with missing data, ...
HIV transmission risk behavior among HIV-positive patients receiving antiretroviral therapy in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
(Springer Science., 2014)
The aim of this investigation was to identify factors associated with HIV transmission risk behavior among HIV-positive women and men receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Across 16 clinics, ...
A systematic review of definitions of extreme phenotypes of HIV control and progression.
(Wolters Kluwer Health., 2014)
The study of individuals at opposite ends of the HIV clinical spectrum can provide invaluable insights into HIV biology. Heterogeneity in criteria used to define these individuals can introduce inconsistencies in results ...
High tuberculosis prevalence in a South African prison : the need for routine tuberculosis screening.
(PLoS One., 2014)
Background: Tuberculosis is a major health concern in prisons, particularly where HIV prevalence is high. Our objective was to determine the undiagnosed pulmonary tuberculosis (‘‘undiagnosed tuberculosis’’) prevalence in ...
High rates of tuberculosis in patients accessing HAART in rural South Africa.
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins., 2014)
Background: The challenge of early tuberculosis (TB) infection among rural patients accessing highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) in a resource-limited setting with high HIV and TB burden has not been fully ...
TRIM5α and TRIM22 are differentially regulated according to HIV-1 infection phase and compartment.
(American Society for Microbiology., 2014)
The antiviral role of TRIM E3 ligases in vivo is not fully understood. To test the hypothesis that TRIM5α and TRIM22 have differential transcriptional regulation and distinct anti-HIV roles according to infection phase and ...
Compartmentalisation of innate immune responses in the central nervous system during cryptococcal meningitis/HIV co-infection.
(Wolters Kluwer Health., 2014)
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