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In a propensity score matched (PSM) cohort and a low cardiovascular disease risk cohort the incidence of AMI was compared between hepatitis C positive and negative men according to national cholesterol program guidelines lipid strata. The study population was taken...

In a multicentre open-label study 104 patients with stage 4 or 5 chronic kidney disease and hepatitis C were treated with glicepravir and pibrentasvir for 12 weeks. Patients with and without compensated cirrhosis were included. 19 % had compensated cirrhosis. The...

Within the Rakai randomized controlled study of male circumcision and HIV infection the penile microbiome in uncircumcised men was examined and evaluated as a...

100 patients with hepatitis C receiving cancer therapy were studied prospectively for hepatitis reactivation and hepatitis flare. 50 patients had hematologic malignancies and 50 had solid tumours. Reactivation was defined as an increase of HCV-RNA by more than one...

493 HIV/HCV coinfected women were followed longitudinallyfor a median time of 9.1 years for fibrosis progression. Aminotransferaseplatelet ratio index (APRI)...

In an open label phase 2 study, virologically suppressed HIV-positive patients without history of virological failure, were randomized to switch to monotherapy with dolutegravir or stay on their current therapy for 24 weeks and then switch to dolutegravir...

In an earlier study of raltegravir, 800 mg once daily was compared to the standard dose of twice daily raltegravir given together with tenofovir disoproxil fumarate and emtricitbine (TDF/FTC). The once daily regimen was inferior to twice daily and the study was...

In 2015, a total of 6,286 new HIV infections were reported in UK. During 2016, the total number of new infections decreased by 18 %, with a decrease of 21 % among gay and bisexual men. In London the decrease was even more pronounced among gay and bisexual men with a...

In the Emerald study 1141 patients on antiretroviral therapy who were virologically suppressed (<50 copies/ml) for at least two months were included in a 2:1 randomized study to receive a single tablet regimen or continue the ongoing treatment. The single tablet...

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