Design and methods of a longitudinal study investigating the impact of antiretroviral treatment on the partnerships and sexual behaviour of HIV-infected individuals in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
- Changes in sexual desires and behaviours of people living with HIV after initiation of ART: Implications for HIV prevention and health promotion. // BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p633
The article focuses on the study conducted to examine the changes in sexual desires and behaviors of people with HIV disease after initiating antiretroviral treatment (ART) in Uganda. It mentions that sexual desire changed with many reporting diminished desire on ART. It also mentions that...
- Over 1 in 10 in US group put sex partners at risk of infection with resistant HIV. // HIV Treatment ALERTS!;Mar2014, p43
The article presents a research study which examines the sexual risk patterns in HIV-positive people. Study participants with AIDS disease were less probably to report sex with no condoms, and viral loads were lower in people regularly used condoms. The study showed factors that identified...
- HIV beyond HAART: Current Strategies for HIV Eradication. Tanvir, Fawad A.; Spivak, Adam M. // Journal of AIDS & Clinical Research;Special2012, Vol. 3 Issue S, Special section p1
Novel HIV-1 eradication strategies have arisen due to a deeper understanding of the nature of HIV-1 persistence in patients taking highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART). In this review we discuss current approaches and challenges to HIV-1 eradication in the HAART era, the limitations of...
- In Uganda, Contraceptive Use Is High Among Women Who Receive HIV Therapy. Ramashwar, S. // International Perspectives on Sexual & Reproductive Health;Jun2009, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p107
The article reports on the results of research which evaluated contraceptive use in HIV-positive women in Uganda who receive antiretroviral therapy. Researchers interviewed 484 HIV-positive female patients between the ages of 18 and 50 at the HIV clinic of a regional referral hospital in Mbarara...
- NEW RULES OF ENGAGEMENT. Barnett, Zachary // Advocate;Aug2013, Issue 1068, p25
The article looks at how to discuss one's HIV status with potential sexual partners from the perspective of a man who has sex with other men. Topics include how to politely decline a relationship with someone who is HIV positive, the importance of regular testing and use of sexual protection,...
- Continued sexual risk behavior among HIV-seropositive, drug-using men--Atlanta; Washington, D.C.;... // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;2/23/1996, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p151
Presents figures characterizing sexual risk behaviors among HIV-positive, illicit-drug-using men in three cities in 1993. Results of a survey of 116 men.
- Continuing transmission of sexually transmitted diseases among patients infected with HFV-1 attending genitourinary medicine clinics in England and Wales. Catchpole, M.A.; Mercey, D.E. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);3/2/96, Vol. 312 Issue 7030, p539
Reports on a study that investigated whether those who are aware of being infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) continue to adopt behaviors that place others at risk of HIV infection. Methodology of the study; Setting; Research design; Subjects; Result and conclusions.
- Gendered sexual risk patterns and polygamy among HIV sero-discordant couples in Uganda. Khanakwa, Sarah; Ngolobe, Moses; Moore, David; Mwesigwa, Robert; Birungi, Josephine; King, Rachel; Shannon, Kate // Retrovirology;2012 Supplement 1, Vol. 9 Issue Supplment 1, p1
An abstract of the article "Gendered sexual risk patterns and polygamy among HIV sero-discordant couples in Uganda," by Sarah Khanakwa, Moses Ngolobe, David Moore, Robert Mwesigwa, Josephine Birungi, Rachel King, and Kate Shannon is presented.
- ASK LAMBDA LEGAL HIV criminalization. Schoettes, Scott // Windy City Times;12/21/2011, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p14
The article provides an answer to a question on the possible occurrence of getting incarcerated after a sexual encounter because of HIV status.