Health care professionals exchange ideas and approaches for improving HIV prevention strategies, scaling up access to ARVs and increasing patient adherence and retention to treatment plans. Members discuss the plethora of related issues, describe their first-hand experience, and exchange resources and lessons learned.

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Douglas Krakower
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - BIDMC

Recent discussion topics

HIV Cure Advancing From Isolated Cases to Clinical Trials

By Junior Bazile on 31 Jul, 2015 2 Replies

Hi all, Over the last few years there have been much progress in HIV/AIDS treatment. There have been many case reports of HIV positive patients who have stopped taking their ARVs for 6 or 8 years and whose viral load is still undetectable and CD4 count…

Improving the Quality of Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision through Use of the Continuous Quality Improvement Approach: A Pilot in 30 PEPFAR-Supported Sites in Uganda

By Pamela Marks on 28 Jul, 2015 2 Replies

USAID ASSIST Project provided support to PEPFAR funded partners to address gaps in quality and safety of VMMC services through using QI approaches. Methods and discussions are available in the below link.

Management of Cryptosporiodosis induced diarrhoea in PLHIV.

By Vikash Paudel on 24 Jul, 2015 8 Replies

A 15 year lady CD4 56 with PML in bed ridden status under Tdf/3Tc/Efv for 2 months developed voluminious diarrhoea with stool positive for cryptosporidium. Please share your experience in managing the diarrhoea, as we dont have Nitazoxanide available.

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Bianca Karigl

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university

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Australia

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Ishita Jain

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Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, New Delhi

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shrouk osman

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Egypt