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National HPV vaccination shows promise in Australia

September 2, 2014

Among young people in Australia, a significant decline has been reported in hospital admissions related to a diagnosis of genital warts since the introduction of a national HPV vaccination program, according to recent findings.

Notably, there has been a 90% decrease in genital warts among women aged 12 and 17 years, the researchers wrote.

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Bat exposure led to rabies PEP initiations for 200 Air Force trainees

September 2, 2014
Rabies postexposure prophylaxis was given to 200 US Air Force trainees at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in Texas after an investigation identified the presence of bats…
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Hispanic veterans with HCV at higher risk for cirrhosis, HCC

September 1, 2014
Hispanic veterans with hepatitis C virus infection had a higher risk for developing cirrhosis or hepatocellular carcinoma compared with African-American and non-Hispanic…
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Acquired rifampicin resistance more likely in HIV-coinfected patients

September 1, 2014
Patients with HIV and tuberculosis were more likely to develop acquired rifampicin resistance when treated with a thrice-weekly tuberculosis treatment compared with…
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A Video of the HIV Life Cycle

This activity is sponsored by ViiV Healthcare.

8/25/2014
Clinicians who treat HIV-infected patients require an in-depth understanding of the HIV life cycle and how…
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Gene surgery effectively removes HIV-1 from human cells

July 29, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — Temple University researchers have successfully eradicated latent HIV-1 virus from cultured human…
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HPV Disease Update 2013: What Every Pediatric Health Care Professional Needs to Know

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

12/19/2013
This CME-certified activity is based on the slides and lectures of faculty presenting at the Infectious Diseases in
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