Daily Archives: May 18, 2020

Long-acting injected HIV prevention effective and safe, HPTN 083 trial data shows

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Amid unprecedented challenges to routine healthcare access, trial results mark a first for a critically needed HIV prevention measure  An investigational drug administered by injection every eight weeks has been found to be effective and safe in preventing HIV infection among men who have sex with men and transgender women who have sex with men, […]

COVID-19: Will the tens of thousands of infected health care workers be recognized at the May 18-19 World Health Assembly?

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The following is a guest post by Daniel R. Lucey M.D., MPH and Katherine R. McAleese, M.D. The initial wave of the SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 pandemic includes tens of thousands of health care workers in less than five months. Reports of health care worker infections began in China in January and spread globally elsewhere in Asia, Europe, […]