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British HIV Association guidelines for the treatment of HIV‐1‐infected adults with antiretroviral therapy 2008
The 2008 BHIVA Guidelines have been updated to incorporate all the new relevant information (including presentations at the 15th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections 2008) sinceExpand
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Discordant responses on starting highly active antiretroviral therapy: suboptimal CD4 increases despite early viral suppression in the UK Collaborative HIV Cohort (UK CHIC) Study *
Patients starting highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) may have a suboptimal CD4 increase despite rapid virological suppression. The frequency and the significance for patient care of thisExpand
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Highly active anti-retroviral therapy (HAART) prolongs time to treatment failure in Kaposi's sarcoma.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) on Kaposi's sarcoma. DESIGN Retrospective study of patients who had received systemic or local treatment forExpand
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Incomplete sulphomucin-secreting intestinal metaplasia for gastric cancer. Preliminary data from a prospective study from three centres.
A joint prospective long term study of gastric biopsies has been undertaken to survey intestinal metaplasia Types I, II, and III in terms of their incidence, distribution and value in the selectionExpand
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Small intestinal transit, absorption, and permeability in patients with AIDS with and without diarrhoea
BACKGROUND Diarrhoea in AIDS is associated with anorexia and weight loss. The importance of gastrointestinal transit in such symptoms has not been addressed. AIMS To assess jejunal to caecal transitExpand
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Tuberculosis antigen‐specific immune responses can be detected using enzyme‐linked immunospot technology in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)‐1 patients with advanced disease
There are limited data on the efficacy of T cell‐based assays to detect tuberculosis (TB) antigen‐specific responses in immune‐deficient human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) patients. The aim of thisExpand
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Assessment of type 1 and type 2 cytokines in HIV type 1-infected individuals: impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy.
Although the effect of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) on HIV-1 replication has been established, the mechanisms involved in restoration of immune responses and reconstitution remainExpand
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The role of immune suppression and HHV-8 in the increasing incidence of HIV-associated multicentric Castleman's disease.
BACKGROUND In HIV cohorts with access to highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), the incidence of Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) is falling; however, the incidence of multicentric Castleman's diseaseExpand
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British HIV Association, BASHH and FSRH guidelines for the management of the sexual and reproductive health of people living with HIV infection 2008
A Fakoya, H Lamba, N Mackie, R Nandwani, A Brown, EJ Bernard, C Gilling-Smith, C Lacey, L Sherr, P Claydon, S Wallage and B Gazzard British HIV Association (BHIVA), BHIVA Secretariat, Mediscript Ltd,Expand
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Multicenter study of human immunodeficiency virus-related germ cell tumors.
PURPOSE Testicular germ cell tumors (GCT) occur at increased frequency in men with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). This multicenter study addresses the characteristics of these tumors. PATIENTSExpand
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