Nondisclosure of HIV status is behavior with powerful implications for clinical trial enrollment. Could it happen in clinical care? Do we need to be wary? The question remains open.
A new retrospective analysis looks at the incidence of infection with common scourge Clostridium difficile in the specific context of HIV infection.
A classic sign helps determine the diagnosis. Do you recognize it?
Helios is 80 years old and was given a diagnosis of HIV infection in 1994. He's still taking the same combination of work-horse antiretrovirals he started with. I wanted to talk about changes. Helios didn't.
Cancer survivors have no consensus guidelines that outline optimal ongoing monitoring, prevention, or wellness strategies. In that absence, ASCO advocates a shared-care model for primary care physicians and oncologists.
Patients coinfected with hepatitis C virus (HCV) and HIV can develop rapidly progressive liver fibrosis.
Discitis, a bacterial infection within the vertebral disc, typically results from seeding during an episode of bacteremia.
A 46-year-old man with a history of HIV infection presents to the emergency department for left flank pain. A lateral x-ray film of the patient’s lumbar spine is shown. What is the diagnosis?
Time to virologic failure among black patients on antiretroviral therapy was significantly shorter than for whites.
In hospitalized HIV patients, medication errors are common and can be mitigated by enlisting ID specialists.