[22 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
SSHA Conference 2014: BOOK YOUR PLACE NOW

This year’s SSHA conference is going to be held in Eastbourne on the 27th September.
To avoid disappointment you can now book your place.
More information about the schedule for the day and accommodation will follow shortly.
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[9 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Change to recommended regimen for post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP)

EAGA was asked to review its recommended regimen for occupational post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) in light of new evidence. When the PEP regimen was last changed, it was agreed that consistency should be maintained with the recommended regimen for PEP following sexual exposure (PEPSE).

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[26 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Novel immune-suppressant vaccine completely blocks HIV infection in monkeys: human trials planned

A novel and relatively simple vaccine that can be administered orally has managed to completely block rectal infection with SIV, the monkey equivalent of HIV, in rhesus macaques and produced rapid re-suppression of viral load in monkeys who were previously infected with SIV.

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[22 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
‘Confidentiality in the NHS: your information, your rights’ – a new guide for people living with HIV in England

The NAT published a new guide for people in England living with HIV, explaining how the NHS handles, stores and shares their personal confidential health information. The short booklet also explains patients’ rights in relation to their records and advice on how to raise questions or concerns. The guide, endorsed by BHIVA (the British HIV Association), was developed following on from NAT’s 2014 report ‘HIV Patient Information and NHS Confidentiality’.

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