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Risk of HIV Transmission From Condomless Sex with Virologically Suppressed HIV-Infected Individuals

Among nearly 900 serodifferent (one partner is HIV-positive, one is HIV-negative) heterosexual and men who have sex with men couples in which the HIV-positive partner was using suppressive antiretroviral therapy and who reported condomless sex,...
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Interventions Do Not Improve Viral Suppression Among Hospitalized Patients with HIV Infection and Substance Use

In a study appearing in the July 12 issue of JAMA, an HIV/AIDS theme issue, Lisa R. Metsch, Ph.D., of Columbia University, New York, and colleagues assessed the effect of structured patient navigation (care coordination with case management)...
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2016 Recommendations for Antiretroviral Drugs for the Treatment and Prevention of HIV Infection in Adults

In a report appearing in the July 12 issue of JAMA, an HIV/AIDS theme issue, Huldrych F. Gunthard, M.D., of University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland, and colleagues with the International Antiviral Society-USA panel, updated recommendations for the...
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Caregiver Assistance Increases Among Home-Dwelling Functionally Disabled Older Adults

In a study appearing in the July 12 issue of JAMA, Claire K. Ankuda, M.D., M.P.H., and Deborah A. Levine, M.D., M.P.H., of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, examined trends in caregiving for home-dwelling older adults with functional disability.
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Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide Increasingly Being Legalized, Although Still Relatively Uncommon

Euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide in the United States, Canada, and Europe are increasingly being legalized, but they remain relatively rare, and primarily involve patients with cancer, according to a study appearing in the July 5 issue of...
1-Jul-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Drug Helps Control Involuntary, Sudden Movements of Huntington Disease

In a study appearing in the July 5 issue of JAMA, Samuel Frank, M.D., of Harvard Medical School, Boston, and the Huntington Study Group, and colleagues evaluated the efficacy and safety of the drug deutetrabenazine to control a prominent symptom of...
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Effect of Palliative Care-Led Meetings for Families of Patients with Chronic Critical Illness

Among families of patients with chronic critical illness, the use of palliative care-led informational and emotional support meetings compared with usual care did not reduce anxiety or depression symptoms, according to a study appearing in the July...
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No Association Found Between Contrast Agents Used for MRIs and Nervous System Disorder

In a study appearing in the July 5 issue of JAMA, Blayne Welk, M.D., M.Sc., of Western University, London, Canada, and colleagues conducted a study to assess the association between gadolinium exposure and parkinsonism, a degenerative disorder of...
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