Tag Archives: Outcomes

HIV treatment outcomes continue to get better, says large analysis

The efficacy of first-line antiretroviral therapy (ART) continues to improve, according to an analysis of outcomes in 78,000 people in 181 studies, published in AIDS by Professor Andrew Carr of St Vincent’s Hospital in Sydney and colleagues. Over three-quarters of people who started treatment between 2011 and 2015 were still on their first regimen and… Read More »

Worse Outcomes From Legionella Pneumonia in Individuals With Advanced HIV

December 25, 2018 This article originally appeared here. Share this content: The mortality due to Legionella infection in people living with HIV did not differ from individuals without HIV, but people with advanced HIV have increased mortality risk. Previous results stated that Legionella pneumonia characteristics may not differ in individuals with HIV and individuals who… Read More »

Treatment of Panic Disorder with Antidepressants Associated with Better Outcomes

While we have focused a great deal on the emergence of mood disorders during pregnancy and the postpartum period, there is a growing body of literature that indicates that anxiety symptoms are prevalent during this period of time and may also affect pregnancy outcomes.  Although many women with panic disorder attempt to discontinue their medications… Read More »