Adrian Bamford

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Antiretroviral therapy (ART) only partially restores HIV-induced alterations in lymphocyte populations. We assessed B and T cell phenotypes in a cohort of children from a single centre in the United Kingdom with perinatally acquired HIV compared to healthy controls. The majority of HIV infected children (44 of 56) were on fully suppressive combination ART.(More)
BACKGROUND The Keele stratified care model for management of low back pain comprises use of the prognostic STarT Back Screening Tool to allocate patients into one of three risk-defined categories leading to associated risk-specific treatment pathways, such that high-risk patients receive enhanced treatment and more sessions than medium- and low-risk(More)
The PENTA Steering committee now recommends antiretroviral therapy (ART) for all children and adolescents living with HIV. Priority should be given to infants and children under 3 years of age, to adolescents, and to children with symptoms and/or low age-specific CD4 counts. The 2015 PENTA guideline recommended considering ART for all children diagnosed(More)
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study is to review clinical outcomes of recommendations made by a multidisciplinary paediatric virtual clinic (PVC) for complex case management of paediatric HIV as a model of care within a tertiary network. DESIGN A retrospective review of the clinical outcomes of paediatric and adolescent (0-21 years) referrals to the PVC(More)
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