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Annals Study: Promoting ART Adherence Saves Money

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When the World Health Organization called for earlier initiation of antiretroviral therapy, there was considerable hand-wringing among health economists about the increased costs associated with millions of additional HIV patients who would be newly eligible for HIV drugs under the revised treatment guidelines. But a new study in the Annals of Internal Medicine suggests, among […]

Biggest Threat to PEPFAR? Its Success, says Lancet Commentary

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Most global AIDS advocates would agree that PEPFAR is at a critical juncture, mainly because of fears that Congress and the Obama administration are set to pull back from the program in favor of a new push on maternal and child health and health system strengthening. But in an interesting commentary in the Lancet today, […]