The pattern of mucocutaneous disorders in HIV -- infected children attending care and treatment centres in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
- Supporting young people growing up with HIV. Hamblin, Emily // Children & Young People Now (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd;9/14/2010, p27
In this article, the author discusses the need of addressing the impact of the criminalisation of HIV tranmission on the 1,300 children and young people living with HIV in Great Britain.
- ASSESSMENT OF FACTORS INFLUENCING ADHERENCE TO ANTI-RETROVIRAL THERAPY FOR HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS POSITIVE MOTHERS AND THEIR INFECTED CHILDREN. KUMAR DE, ARUN; DALUI, ANIRBAN // Indian Journal of Medical Sciences;Nov/Dec2012, Vol. 66 Issue 11/12, p247
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Mothers and children are biologically related and dependent. They should be considered as a single unit which is very important regarding adherence to anti-retroviral therapy (ART). Very high levels of adherence are required for effective ART. We therefore carried out...
- FROM THE EDITOR. MYER, LANDON // Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine;Dec2011, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p5
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics related to the Southern African HIV Clinicians Society, which include, HIV-related paediatric admissions, prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission, and HIV-exposed infants.
- Treatment and disease progression in a birth cohort of vertically HIV-1 infected children in Ukraine. Mahdavi, Saboura; Malyuta, Ruslan; Semenenko, Igor; Pilipenko, Tatyana; Thorne, Claire // BMC Pediatrics;2010, Vol. 10, p85
Background: Ukraine has the highest HIV prevalence (1.6%) and is facing the fastest growing epidemic in Europe. Our objective was to describe the clinical, immunological and virological characteristics, treatment and response in vertically HIV-infected children living in Ukraine and followed...
- HIV transmitted drug resistance in adult and pediatric populations in Panama. Castillo, Juan; Arteaga, Griselda; Mendoza, Yaxelis; Martínez, Alexander A.; Samaniego, Rigoberto; Estripeaut, Dora; Page, Kathleen R.; Smith, Rebecca E.; Sosa, Nestor; Pascale, Juan M. // Pan American Journal of Public Health;Dec2011, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p649
Objective. To investigate the prevalence of transmitted drug-resistant HIV among adults in Panama by using a modified World Health Organization Threshold Survey (WHO-TS) and to investigate rates of initial resistance among HIV-positive infants in Panama. Methods. At the Gorgas Memorial...
- Timing of ART failed to affect neurodevelopmental outcomes in children. // Infectious Diseases in Children;Apr2012, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p22
The article reports that the timing of administration of antiretroviral therapy has no impact on neurodevelopmental outcomes in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive children based on a study by Jintanat Ananworanich et al. presented at the 19th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic...
- Second infant reportedly cleared of HIV after early ART. // Infectious Diseases in Children;Apr2014, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p18
The article explores the evidence presented by The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics' Dr. Deborah Persaud on how very early combination antiretroviral therapy administered to neonates could result in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection remission.
- The MYSTERY of HIV/AIDS. // Current Health 1;Nov2003, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p26
Presents information on HIV/AIDS.
- AIDS costs in Trinidad and Tobago. Henry, Ralph; Newton, Elizabeth // Studies in Comparative International Development;Winter95, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p68
Studies the emergence of human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) in Trinidad and Tobago. Increase in HIV/AIDS cases from 1983 to 1992; Effects of the cost of the disease to on the economy; projected increase in HIV/AIDS cases.