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Comorbidities, Coinfections, & Complications

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  • HIV and Heart Disease – NIH Explores the Connection

    Sarah W. Read's picture

    HIV-positive men and women can now live longer than ever before. A 2013 study found that a newly diagnosed 20 year old on effective antiretroviral therapy (ART) can expect to live into their 70s. A lifespan only slightly lower than in people without HIV.[1] While this is great news, physicians...

  • Use of Dolutegravir in Dialysis

    Jennifer Cocohoba's picture

    Dolutegravir has several characteristics that, in theory, suggest it will not be significantly removed by dialysis: It has a large apparent volume of distribution (17.4 L) and is highly protein bound (98.9%). A small study of 5 HIV-infected patients with end-stage renal disease...