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  • Condition: HIV
  • Journal: The lancet. HIV
  • Treatment Used: Raltegravir or Efavirenz
  • Number of Patients: 802
  • Published —
This study compared the clinical outcome of using raltegravir or efavirenz to treat patients with HIV.
  • Condition: HIV-Exposed Newborn Infants
  • Journal: The Journal of infectious diseases
  • Treatment Used: Broadly Neutralizing Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)-1 Monoclonal Antibody VRC01
  • Number of Patients: 40
  • Published —
This study evaluated the safety and pharmokinetics of a broadly neutralizing human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-1 monoclonal antibody VRC01 in HIV-exposed newborn infants.
  • Condition: Growth after HIV-Exposure in Chinese Infants
  • Journal: Zhonghua liu xing bing xue za zhi = Zhonghua liuxingbingxue zazhi
  • Treatment Used: Antiretroviral Drugs: nevirapine (NVP) vs. zidovudine (AZT)
  • Number of Patients: 564
  • Published —
The purpose of this study was to compare the influence of the antiretroviral drugs nevirapine (NVP) versus zidovudine (AZT) on the growth and development of HIV-exposed uninfected infants in China.
  • Condition: Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)-Positive Patients on Combination Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) with Tuberculosis Meningitis (TBM) and Hydrocephalus
  • Journal: World neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Surgery (VPS)
  • Number of Patients: 30
  • Published —
This study described the outcome of ventriculoperitoneal shunting (VPS) in patients with tuberculous meningitis (TBM) and hydrocephalus who are HIV positive and receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART).
  • Condition: Pregnant Women with HIV
  • Journal: BMC infectious diseases
  • Treatment Used: Antiretroviral Therapy (ART)
  • Number of Patients: 793
  • Published —
This study evaluated the adverse effects of antiretroviral therapy (HIV treatment that uses a combination of two or more antiretroviral drugs; ART) in pregnant women infected with HIV (a sexually transmitted infection).
  • Condition: Prevention of HIV-1 Transmission Through Breastfeeding
  • Journal: Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999)
  • Treatment Used: Maternal Antiretroviral Therapy vs. Infant Nevirapine Prophylaxis
  • Number of Patients: 2431
  • Published —
This study compared the effectiveness of prolonged infant antiretroviral nevirapine (iNVP) prophylaxis versus maternal antiretroviral therapy (mART) for prevention of mother-to-child transmission throughout the breastfeeding period in HIV-1-Infected Women With High CD4 Cell Count.
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