Resources for the 2017 National Conference
on HIV/AIDS and Aging

This document is designed to supplement the presentations and discussions at the 2017 National Conference on HIV/AIDS and Aging.  It includes hyperlinks to various reports, fact sheets, articles, and other materials related to HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis, and aging.  The materials are organized according to the topics covered in different conference sessions.

Contents/Conference Sessions

·         National HIV Continuum and Intersection with Aging

·         Longitudinal Care of the HIV Long-Term Survivor

·         HIV and Hepatitis B and C Update

·         Oral Manifestations of HIV with a Focus on Aging

·         STD Update

·         Psychosocial Experiences of Living Long-Term with HIV Disease

·         HIV and Cardiovascular Disease Update

·         Addiction and the Older HIV Client

 

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National HIV Continuum and Intersection with Aging

Fact Sheets, Surveillance Reports, and Training Resources

Understanding the HIV Care Continuum. (U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – CDC)

Selected National HIV Prevention and Care Outcomes. (CDC)

Massachusetts HIV Care Continuum. (Massachusetts Department of Public Health’s HIV/AIDS Surveillance Program)

HIV Among People Aged Fifty and Older. (CDC)

Diagnoses of HIV Infection Among Adults Aged 50 Years and Older in the United States and Dependent Areas, 2010-2014. (CDC)

HIV and Aging Toolkit. (AETC HIV and Aging Workgroup)

HIV and Aging Toolkit. (SAMHSA’s HIV/AIDS & Mental Health Resource Center; site requires registration for access)

Cultural Competency in the Population Aging with HIV: An Overview (South Central AETC)

HIV Among People Aged 50 and Older: Trainer Slides. (AETC National Coordinating Resource Center)

Addressing Disparities in HIV Care to Reach Zero Infections. (National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care & Treatment)

ADAP Coverage of Treatment and Services for Aging People Living with HIV. (National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors)

HIV and Aging Infographic. (AETC National Coordinating Resource Center)

 

Selected Articles and Reports

Please Note: This section includes some materials about epidemiology and trends related to HIV and Aging.

Projected Demographic Composition of the United States Population of People Living with Diagnosed HIV. (AIDS Care)

Local and Global HIV Aging Demographics and Research. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

Epidemiology of Ageing with HIV: What Can We Learn from Cohorts? (AIDS)

HIV and Aging. (International Journal of Infectious Diseases)

HIV Infection in the Elderly: Arising Challenges. (Journal of Aging Research)

HIV and Aging Research in Women: An Overview. (Current HIV/AIDS Reports)

Women 50 and Older and HIV: Prevention and Implications for Health Care Providers. (Journal of Gerontological Nursing)

HIV Diagnosis in Older Adults. (International Journal of STD and AIDS)

Aging with HIV in the ART Era. (Seminars in Diagnostic Pathology)

“HIV Is Not Going to Kill Me, Old Age Is!”: The Intersection of Aging and HIV for Older HIV-Infected Adults in Rural Communities. (AIDS Education and Prevention)

Ageism, Aging, and HIV: Community Responses to Prevention, Treatment, Care, and Support. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

HIV Transmission: Myths About Casual Contact and Fear about Medical Procedures Persist Among Older Adults. (Social Work in Public Health)

 

Longitudinal Care of the HIV Long-Term Survivor

Selected Articles and Reports

Please note: The materials listed below are organized into subtopics, beginning with general issues related to the care and treatment of older persons living with HIV and continuing with particular health issues experienced by older persons living with HIV.  Please also note that some other important HIV, aging, and health-related topics, such as cardiovascular disease, viral hepatitis, and addiction are the focus of other major conference sessions ((see Contents list above).  Materials related to these topics are provided in separate sections of this document for those conference sessions.

Care and Treatment of Older Persons Living with HIV

Adapting Systems of Care for People Aging with HIV. (Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care)

Application of Geriatric Principles and Care Models in HIV and Aging. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

Geriatric-HIV Medicine: A Science in its Infancy. (Virulence)

Caring for Older Adults with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus. (Journal of the American Geriatric Society)

Clinical Implications of Aging with HIV Infection: Perspectives and the Future Medical Care Agenda. (AIDS)

Health Expenditure and Catastrophic Spending Among Older Adults Living with HIV. (Global Public Health)

Measures of Quality of Care for People with HIV: A Scoping Review of Performance Indicators for Primary Care. (PLoS One)

Palliative Care, Hospice, and Advance Care Planning: Views of People Living with HIV and Other Chronic Conditions. (Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care)

Impact of Age on Care Pathways of People Living with HIV Followed Up in Hospital. (AIDS Care)

Immunosenescence and Hurdles in the Clinical Management of Older HIV-Patients. (Virulence)

Longitudinal HIV Care Trajectories in North Carolina. (Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes)

Specialist Care of Older Adults with HIV Infection in the U.K.: A Service Evaluation. (HIV Medicine)

A Qualitative Study on Health Numeracy and Patient-Provider Communication of Laboratory Numbers in Older African Americans with HIV. (Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care)

Assessment of Geriatric Syndromes and Physical Function in People Living with HIV. (Virulence)

Feasibility and Acceptability of Ecological Momentary Assessment of Daily Functioning Among Older Adults with HIV. (American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry)

Geriatric Assessments and Association with VACS Index Among HIV-Infected Older Adults in San Francisco. (Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes)

Timing of Most Recent Health Care Visit by Older People Living with and Without HIV. (International Journal of Aging and Human Development)

Combined Effect of Sex and Age in Response to Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Patients. (Antiviral Therapy)

Adherence to Combination Antiretroviral Treatment and Clinical Outcomes in a Medicaid Sample of Older HIV-Infected Adults. (AIDS Care)

Correlates of Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence Among HIV-Infected Older Adults. (Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care)

Correlates of Combination Antiretroviral Adherence Among Recently Diagnosed Older HIV-Infected Adults Between 50 and 64 Years. (AIDS and Behavior)

Effect of Immediate Initiation of Antiretroviral Treatment in HIV-Positive Individuals Aged 50 Years or Older. (Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes)

Polypharmacy in Older Adults with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection Compared with the General Population. (Clinical Interventions in Aging)

Polypharmacy: Using New Treatments to Customize Care for Aging Patients and Adherence Present and Future. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

The Challenge of Polypharmacy in an Aging Population and Implications for Future Antiretroviral Therapy Development. (AIDS)

Food Insecurity and Aging Outcomes in Older Adults Living with HIV. (AIDS and Behavior)

A Population-Based Study of Care at the End of Life Among People with HIV in Ontario from 2010 to 2013. (Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes)

The Relevance of Palliative Care in HIV and Aging. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)


The Biology of Aging with HIV

Are HIV-Infected Older Adults Aging Differently? (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

Men with HIV Age Faster According to DNA Methylation Study. (JAMA)

Biomarkers and Clinical Indices of Aging with HIV. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

Cellular Senescence, Immunosenescence, and HIV. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

HIV-Associated Cellular Senescence: A Contributor to Accelerated Aging. (Ageing Research Reviews)

Reverse Geroscience: How Does Exposure to Early Diseases Accelerate the Age-Related Decline in Health? (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences)

A Review of Management of Inflammation in the HIV Population. (BioMed Research International)

Bone and Muscle Changes

An Increased Rate of Fracture Occurs a Decade Earlier in HIV+ Compared with HIV- Men. (AIDS)

Bone Loss Among Women Living with HIV. (Current HIV/AIDS Reports)

Protecting Bone in Long-Term HIV Positive Patients Receiving Antiretrovirals. (Expert Review of Anti-Infective Therapy)

Geriatric Syndromes: New Frontiers in HIV and Sarcopenia. (AIDS)

Skeletal Muscle Cellular Metabolism in Older HIV-Infected Men. (Physiological Reports)

Brain and Nervous System Changes

Increased Brain-Predicted Aging in Treated HIV Disease. (Neurology)

Effect of Ageing on Neurocognitive Function by Stage of HIV Infection: Evidence from the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study. (Lancet HIV)

Differentiating HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorders from Alzheimer's Disease: an Emerging Issue in Geriatric NeuroHIV. (Current HIV/AIDS Reports)

Accelerated and Accentuated Neurocognitive Aging in HIV Infection. (Journal of Neurovirology)

Interaction Effects between HIV and Aging on Selective Neurocognitive Impairment. (Journal of Neuroimmune Pharmacology)

Impact of Aging on Neurocognitive Performance in Previously Antiretroviral-Naive HIV-Infected Individuals on Their First Suppressive Regimen. (AIDS)

Associations Between Cognitive Impairment and Patient-Reported Measures of Physical/Mental Functioning in Older People Living with HIV. (HIV Medicine)

Associations Between Neurocognitive Impairment and Biomarkers of Poor Physiologic Reserve in a Clinic-Based Sample of Older Adults Living with HIV. (Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care)

Brain and Liver Pathology, Amyloid Deposition, and Interferon Responses Among Older HIV-Positive Patients in the Late HAART Era. (BMC Infectious Diseases)

Aging and Neurocognitive Functioning in HIV-Infected Women: A Review of the Literature Involving the Women’s Interagency HIV Study. (Current HIV/AIDS Reports)

Remediating HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorders via Cognitive Training: A Perspective on Neurocognitive Aging. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

Neurosyphilis Increases HIV-Associated Central Nervous System Inflammation but Does Not Explain Cognitive Impairment in HIV-infected Individuals with Syphilis. (Clinical Infectious Diseases)

Screening for Asymptomatic Neurosyphilis in HIV Patients After Treatment of Early Syphilis: An Observational Study. (Sexually Transmitted Infections)

Coagulation Imbalance and Neurocognitive Functioning in Older HIV-Positive Adults on Suppressive Antiretroviral Therapy. (AIDS)

Cancer

Cancer Risk Among the HIV-Infected Elderly in the United States. (AIDS)

Oncological Challenges for an Ageing Population Living with HIV. (AIDS)

Evolving Epidemiology of HIV-Associated Malignancies. (Current Opinion in HIV and AIDS)

Hodgkin Lymphoma in the Elderly, Pregnant, and HIV-Infected. (Seminars in Hematology)

Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Associated Lymphomas in the Antiretroviral Therapy Era: Analysis of the National Cancer Data Base. (Cancer)

Chronic Hepatitis B and C Virus Infection and Risk for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma in HIV-Infected Patients: A Cohort Study. (Annals of Internal Medicine)


Challenges of Treating Comorbid Conditions

Chronic Health Conditions in Medicare Beneficiaries 65 Years and Older with HIV Infection. (AIDS)

Multimorbidity and Burden of Disease [among persons living with HIV]. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

From One Syndrome to Many: Incorporating Geriatric Consultation into HIV Care. (Clinical Infectious Diseases)

Impact of Co-Morbidity and Aging on Health-Related Quality of Life in HIV-Positive and HIV-Negative Individuals. (AIDS)

The Impact of Comorbidities, Depression, and Substance Use Problems on Quality of Life Among Older Adults Living with HIV. (AIDS and Behavior)

The Management of Comorbidities in Older People Living with HIV in England: A Cross-Sectional Survey. (HIV Medicine)

High Burden of Metabolic Comorbidities in a Citywide Cohort of HIV Outpatients: Evolving Health Care Needs of People Aging with HIV in Washington, DC. (HIV Medicine)


Disability and Frailty

Disability Among Middle-Aged and Older Persons with HIV Infection. (Clinical Infectious Diseases).

Disability Among Persons Aging with HIV/AIDS. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

Diminished Physical Function in Older HIV-Infected Adults in the Southeastern U.S. Despite Successful Antiretroviral Therapy. (PLoS One)

Frailty and Physical Function in Older HIV-Infected Adults. (Age and Ageing)

Frailty in HIV: Epidemiology, Biology, Measurement, Interventions, and Research Needs. (Current HIV/AIDS Reports)

Systematic Review of Prevalence and Predictors of Frailty in Individuals with Human Immunodeficiency Virus. (Journal of the American Geriatric Society)

Faces of Frailty in Aging with HIV Infection. (Current HIV/AIDS Reports)

Association of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Frailty Measurements in HIV-Infected and Uninfected Veterans. (AIDS)

Frailty and Cause-Specific Hospitalization Among Persons Aging with HIV Infection and Injection Drug Use. (Journal of Gerontology, Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences)

Frailty in Postmenopausal African American and Hispanic HIV-Infected Women. (Journal of Frailty and Aging)

Frailty Is Strongly Associated with Increased Risk of Recurrent Falls Among Older HIV-Infected Adults: A Prospective Cohort Study. (AIDS)

Lower Frailty Is Associated with Successful Cognitive Aging Among Older Adults with HIV. (AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses)


Kidney Disease

Chronic Kidney Disease in the Aging Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Population. (Journal of Infectious Diseases)

Managing Chronic Kidney Disease in the Older Adults Living with HIV. (Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases)

Hepatitis C Co-Infection Is Associated with an Increased Risk of Incident Chronic Kidney Disease in HIV-Infected Patients Initiating Combination Antiretroviral Therapy. (BMC Infectious Diseases)

First Occurrence of Diabetes, Chronic Kidney Disease, and Hypertension Among North American HIV-Infected Adults, 2000-2013. (Clinical Infectious Diseases)


Mental Health (see also section below, Psychosocial Experiences of Living Long-Term with HIV Disease)

Behavioral Health [Aging, and HIV]. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

The Impact of Mental Wellness on HIV Self-Management. (Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care)

Mental Health Experiences of Older Adults Living with HIV: Uncertainty, Stigma, and Approaches to Resilience. (Canadian Journal on Aging)

Psychiatric Symptom Burden in Older People Living with HIV with and without Cognitive Impairment: The UCSF HIV Over 60 Cohort Study. (AIDS Care)

Predictors and Barriers to Mental Health Treatment Utilization Among Older Veterans Living with HIV. (Primary Care Companion for CNS Disorders)

Prevalence and Correlates of Psychological Distress of Middle-Aged and Older Women Living with HIV. (Psychology, Health, and Medicine)

Mental Disorders in HIV/HCV Coinfected Patients Under Antiviral Treatment for hepatitis C. (Psychiatry Research)

Older People with HIV Face Stigma. (Nursing Older People)

HIV Stigma, Retention in Care, and Adherence Among Older Black Women Living with HIV. (Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care)

HIV-Related Shame and Health-Related Quality of Life Among Older, HIV-Positive Adults. (Journal of Behavioral Medicine)

Intersectional Stigma Among Midlife and Older Black Women Living with HIV. (Culture, Health, and Sexuality)

Stigma in an Aging Context. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

The Impact of Comorbidities, Depression, and Substance Use Problems on Quality of Life Among Older Adults Living with HIV. (AIDS and Behavior)

Adults with HIV, Depression Have Elevated Risk for MI. (Healio)

 

HIV and Hepatitis B and C Update

Fact Sheets and Guides

HIV/AIDS and Viral Hepatitis. (CDC)

Hepatitis B Virus and Hepatitis C Virus Infection. (HIV.gov)

Easy C Guide to HIV and Hep C Coinfection. (HCV Advocate)

A Guide to HIV/HCV Coinfection. (HCV Advocate)

HIV/HCV Coinfection: Treatment. (HCV Advocate)

Considerations for Antiretroviral Use in Patients with Coinfections: Hepatitis C (HCV)/HIV Coinfection. (section of the U.S. Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in HIV-1 Infected Adults and Adolescents)

Selected Articles and Reports

HIV, Aging, and Viral Coinfections: Taking the Long View. (Current HIV/AIDS Reports)

Aging of the Liver: What This Means for Patients with HIV. (Current HIV/AIDS Reports)

Hepatitis C Virus, Inflammation, and Cellular Aging: Turning Back Time. (Topics in Antiviral Medicine)

HIV/HCV Co-infection, Liver Disease Progression, and Age-Related IGF-1 Decline. (Pathogens and Immunity)

Incidence of Hepatitis C Virus Infection in the Human Immunodeficiency Virus Outpatient Study Cohort, 2000-2013. (Open Forum Infectious Diseases)

Update in HIV-hepatitis C Virus Coinfection in the Direct Acting Antiviral Era. (Current Opinion in Gastroenterology)

Virologic and Immunologic Aspects of HIV-Hepatitis Virus Coinfection. (AIDS)

HCV Reinfection Incidence Among Individuals Treated for Recent Infection. (Journal of Viral Hepatitis)

Hepatitis C Treatment Initiation in HIV-HCV Coinfected Patients. (BMC Infectious Diseases)

Barriers to Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Treatment Initiation in Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus/HCV Coinfection: Lessons from the Interferon Era. (Open Forum Infectious Diseases)

More Improvement than Progression of Liver Fibrosis Following Antiretroviral Therapy in a Longitudinal Cohort of HIV-Infected Patients with or without HBV and HCV Co-Infections. (Journal of Viral Hepatitis)

Trends in Incidences and Risk Factors for Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Other Liver Events in HIV and Hepatitis C Virus-Coinfected Individuals from 2001 to 2014: A Multicohort Study. (Clinical Infectious Diseases)

Direct-Acting Antiviral Treatment Against Hepatitis C Virus Infection in HIV-Infected Patients – “En Route for Eradication”? (Journal of Infection)

Highly Successful Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Treatment Outcomes in Human Immunodeficiency Virus/HCV-Coinfected Patients at a Large, Urban, Ryan White Clinic. (Open Forum Infectious Diseases)

HIV/HCV Coinfection and the Risk of Cardiovascular Disease: A Meta-Analysis. (Journal of Viral Hepatitis)

HCV Reinfection Incidence and Spontaneous Clearance Rates in HIV-Positive Men Who Have Sex with Men in Western Europe. (Journal of Hepatology)

HCV Cure and Reinfection Among People with HIV/HCV Coinfection and People Who Inject Drugs. (Current HIV/AIDS Reports)

Hepatitis C Co-Infection Is Associated with an Increased Risk of Incident Chronic Kidney Disease in HIV-Infected Patients Initiating Combination Antiretroviral Therapy. (BMC Infectious Diseases)

Increased Incidence of Cancer Observed in HIV/HCV-Coinfected Patients Versus HIV-Monoinfected, 1993-2014. (AIDS)

Long-Term Follow-Up of Elite Controllers: Higher Risk of Complications with HCV Coinfection, No Association with HIV Disease Progression. (Medicine)

HCV Coinfection Contributes to HIV Pathogenesis by Increasing Immune Exhaustion in CD8 T-cells. (PLoS One)

Predictors and Incidence of Sexually Transmitted Hepatitis C Virus Infection in HIV Positive Men Who Have Sex with Men. (BMC Infectious Diseases)

Real-World Effectiveness of DAA Therapies in Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Hepatitis C Virus Coinfection: 996 Veterans Can't Be Wrong. (Clinical Infectious Diseases)

Risk Factors for Hepatitis C Virus Reinfection After Sustained Virologic Response in Patients Coinfected with HIV. (Clinical Infectious Diseases)

HCV Screening in a Cohort of HIV Infected and Uninfected Homeless and Marginally Housed Women in San Francisco, California. (BMC Public Health)

Racial-Ethnic Disparities in Uptake of New Hepatitis C Drugs in Medicare. (Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities)

High Frequency of Potential Interactions Between Direct-Acting Antivirals and Concomitant Therapy in HIV/Hepatitis C Virus-Coinfected Patients in Clinical Practice. (HIV Medicine)

Clinically Significant Drug-Drug Interactions Between Hepatitis C Virus and HIV Treatments. (Topics in Antiviral Medicine)

Statin Drugs Decrease Progression to Cirrhosis in HIV/Hepatitis C Virus Coinfected Individuals. (AIDS)

Chronic Hepatitis B and C Virus Infection and Risk for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma in HIV-Infected Patients: A Cohort Study. (Annals of Internal Medicine)

Mental Disorders in HIV/HCV Coinfected Patients Under Antiviral Treatment for hepatitis C. (Psychiatry Research)

Effect of Coinfection with Hepatitis C Virus on Survival of Individuals with HIV-1 Infection. (Current Opinion in HIV and AIDS)

Patterns of Healthcare Utilization Among Veterans Infected with Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) and Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Coinfected with HIV/HCV: Unique Burdens of Disease. (Open Forum Infectious Diseases) 

Achieving Protection Against HBV in HIV Patients: Finding the Best Strategy. (Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics)

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Oral Manifestations of HIV with a Focus on Aging

Fact Sheets and Background Information

Mouth Problems and HIV; also available in Spanish. (National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research)

Mouth Problems. (AIDSmap)

Candidiasis (Thrush). (AIDSmap)

Oral Hairy Leukoplakia. (Poz)

Candidiasis (Thrush, Yeast Infection). (Poz)

Herpes Simplex Virus (Oral and Genital Herpes). (Poz)


Selected Articles and Reports

The Mouth and AIDS, April 2016 Special Supplement for the journal Oral Diseases.  This supplement includes more than 30 research papers, editorials, and feature articles drawing largely on presentations from the Seventh World Workshop on Oral Health & Disease in AIDS, which was held in in Hyderabad, India, during November 2014.  The supplement’s table of contents page has links to free full-text versions of all papers and articles.

Opportunistic Oral Infections. (Dental Clinics of North America)

The Association Between the History of HIV Diagnosis and Oral Health. (Journal of Dental Research)

HIV Infection and Compromised Mucosal Immunity: Oral Manifestations and Systemic Inflammation. (Frontiers in Immunology)

Prevalence of Dental Symptoms and Access to Dental Care in an American HIV Outpatient Clinic. (Oral Diseases)

Unmet Needs for Ancillary Services Among Men Who Have Sex with Men and Who Are Receiving HIV Medical Care – United States, 2013-2014. (MMWR) – This paper includes information on the unmet dental care needs of this population group

Stigma Around HIV in Dental Care: Patients’ Experiences. (Journal of the Canadian Dental Association)

Assessing Patients’ Attitudes to Opt-Out HIV Rapid Screening in Community Dental Clinics: A Cross-Sectional Canadian Experience. (BMC Research Notes)

Prospective Cohort Study of Dental Implant Success Rate in Patients with AIDS. (International Journal of Implant Dentistry)

Diagnosis of Oral Hairy Leukoplakia: The Importance of EBV In Situ Hybridization. (International Journal of Dentistry)

Evaluation of Salivary Flow Rate and Gustatory Function in HIV-Positive Patients with or Without Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy. (European Journal of Dentistry)

Changes in Dental Students’ Attitudes About Treating Underserved Populations: A Longitudinal Study. (Journal of Dental Educucation)

Public Health Reports 2012 Supplement on Oral Health and HIV.  This journal supplement includes many articles focusing on various aspects of oral health care among persons living with HIV.

 

STD Update

Surveillance Information and Fact Sheets

Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance, 2015 (CDC) – Detailed report on STD incidence and trends for chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis, with less extensive information on other STDs.  The report also includes profiles on STDs in racial and ethnic minorities, men who have sex with men, and women and infants.

Reported STDs in the United States (CDC)– Summary of trends and highlights of data from 2015 STD surveillance report

Reported STDs at Unprecedented High in the U.S. (CDC)

Sexually Transmitted Infections: Behavioral Counseling – Recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

Selected Articles and Reports

Sexually Transmitted Infections in the Context of HIV Disease: Clinical Implications. (Topics in Antiviral Medicine)

Global Challenges in Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Syphilis Coinfection Among Men Who Have Sex with Men. (Expert Review of Anti-Infective Therapy)

Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in HIV-Infected Individuals. (Current HIV/AIDS Reports)

Syphilis and HIV: Is HAART at the Heart of this Epidemic? (Sexually Transmitted Infections)

Syphilis Trends Among Men Who Have Sex with Men in the United States and Western Europe: A Systematic Review of Trend Studies Published Between 2004 and 2015. (PLoS One)

Factors Associated with Syphilis Incidence in the HIV-infected in the Era of Highly Active Antiretrovirals. (Medicine)

Screening for Syphilis: Updated Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. (JAMA)

Screening for Syphilis Infection in Nonpregnant Adults and Adolescents: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. (JAMA)

Budgetary Impact of Compliance with STI Screening Guidelines in Persons Living with HIV. (Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes)

Treatment of Early Syphilis in HIV: What Do We Really Know? (Clinical Infectious Diseases)

Rates and Correlates of Syphilis Reinfection in Men Who Have Sex with Men. (LGBT Health)

Role of Dual HIV/Syphilis Test Kits in Expanding Syphilis Screening. (Sexually Transmitted Infections)

New Human Immunodeficiency Virus Diagnosis Independently Associated with Rectal Gonorrhea and Chlamydia in Men Who Have Sex with Men. (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)

Syphilis Screening and Diagnosis Among Men Who Have Sex with Men, 2008-2014, 20 U.S. Cities. (Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes)

Neurosyphilis Increases HIV-Associated Central Nervous System Inflammation but Does Not Explain Cognitive Impairment in HIV-infected Individuals with Syphilis. (Clinical Infectious Diseases)

Screening for Asymptomatic Neurosyphilis in HIV Patients After Treatment of Early Syphilis: An Observational Study. (Sexually Transmitted Infections)

Increasing Syphilis Rates Among Men Who Have Sex with Men and Screening to Detect Asymptomatic Infection. (Sexual Health)

The Immunological Response to Syphilis Differs by HIV Status: A Prospective Observational Cohort Study. (BMC Infectious Diseases)

Trends in Selected Measures of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Gonorrhea and Syphilis in the United States, 1981-2013. (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)

Sexually Transmitted Infection Diagnoses Among Hispanic Immigrant and Migrant Men Who Have Sex with Men in the United States. (International Journal of STD and AIDS)

Increased Incidence of Syphilis in Men Who Have Sex with Men and Risk Management Strategies, Germany, 2015. (Euro Surveillance)

 

 

Psychosocial Experiences of Living Long-Term with HIV Disease

Selected Articles and Reports

‘I’m Still Here, I’m Still Alive’: Understanding Successful Aging in the Context of HIV. (International Journal of STD and AIDS)

Age, Time Living with Diagnosed HIV Infection, and Self-Rated Health. (HIV Medicine)

Social Support Systems and Social Network Characteristics of Older Adults with HIV. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

An Assessment of the Levels of Perceived Social Support Among Older Adults Living with HIV and AIDS in Dublin. (SpringerPlus)

Medical, Social, and Supportive Services for Older Adults with HIV. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

What Influences Quality of Life in Older People Living with HIV? (AIDS Research and Therapy)

Social, Economic, and Health Disparities Among LGBT Older Adults. (Generations)

Life Begins at 60: Identifying the Social Support Needs of African American Women Aging with HIV. (Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved)

Bouncing Back: Resilience, and Mastery Among HIV-Positive Older Gay and Bisexual Men. (Gerontologist)

Dismantling the Silence: LGBTQ Aging Emerging from the Margins. (Gerontologist)

Qualitative Perspectives About Living with HIV from Seropositive African American MSM Aged 50 years and Older. (Issues in Mental Health Nursing)

Exploring Experiences and Perceptions of Older African American Males Aging with HIV in the Rural Southern United States. (American Journal of Men’s Health)

Ageing and Healthy Sexuality Among Women Living with HIV. (Reproductive Health Matters)

“The Pleasure Is Better as I’ve Gotten Older”: Sexual Health, Sexuality, and Sexual Risk Behaviors Among Older Women Living with HIV. (Archives of Sexual Behavior)

Age and Life Course Location as Interpretive Resources for Decisions Regarding Disclosure of HIV to Parents and Children: Findings from the HIV and Later Life Study. (Journal of Aging Studies)

Aging with HIV in the Era of Antiretroviral Treatment: Living Conditions and the Quality of Life of People Aged Above 50 Living with HIV/AIDS in Switzerland. (Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine)

Assessment of Recent HIV Testing Among Older Adults in the United States. (Social Work in Health Care)

Healthy Aging in Older Women Living with HIV Infection: A Systematic Review of Psychosocial Factors. (Current HIV/AIDS Reports)

HIV Stigma, Retention in Care, and Adherence Among Older Black Women Living with HIV. (Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care)

HIV-Related Shame and Health-Related Quality of Life Among Older, HIV-Positive Adults. (Journal of Behavioral Medicine)

Intersectional Stigma Among Midlife and Older Black Women Living with HIV. (Culture, Health, and Sexuality)

Stigma in an Aging Context. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

Older People with HIV Face Stigma. (Nursing Older People)

Mental Health Experiences of Older Adults Living with HIV: Uncertainty, Stigma, and Approaches to Resilience. (Canadian Journal on Aging)

The Impact of Mental Wellness on HIV Self-Management. (Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care)

Mental Health, Psychosocial Challenges, and Resilience in Older Adults Living with HIV. (Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics)

Midlife and Older Women’s Experiences and Advice About Sex with Men, Risk Behaviors, and HIV Prevention Education. (Journal of Women and Aging)

Older and Younger African Americans’ Story Schemas and Experiences of Living with HIV/AIDS. (Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology)

Association of Long-Term Patterns of Depressive Symptoms and Attention/Executive Function Among Older Men with and without Human Immunodeficiency Virus. (Journal of Neurovirology)

Review of the Literature: A Rural-Urban Comparison of Social Networks of Older Adults Living with HIV. (Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care)

The Impact of Comorbidities, Depression, and Substance Use Problems on Quality of Life Among Older Adults Living with HIV. (AIDS and Behavior)

The Intersecting Cognitive and Aging Needs of HIV-Positive Older Adults: Implications for Social Work Practice. (Social Work in Health Care)

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HIV and Cardiovascular Disease Update

Fact Sheets and Overview Articles

HIV and Your Heart. (Poz)

HIV and Cardiovascular Disease; also available in Spanish. (AIDS  InfoNet)

HIV and Cardiovascular Disease. (CATIE)

Cardiovascular Disease and HIV Infection. (Current HIV/AIDS Reports)

Selected Articles and Reports

Four Things You Should Know About HIV and Heart Health. (Healio)

Cardiovascular Health in an Aging HIV Population. (AIDS)

Classic Risk Factors Drive Heart Attack Rates More Than HIV Variables. (TheBodyPRO)

HIV Likely Means Higher Heart Attack Risk. (Poz)

AIDS Raises Risk of Death After Heart Attack. (Poz)

Half of Heart Attacks in U.S. HIV Group Are Rare Type 2. (TheBodyPRO.com)

Proactive Steps Needed to Address High Burden of Cardiovascular Disease in People Living with HIV. (TheBody.com)

Despite Risk Factors for Heart Disease, Many with HIV Are Not on Statins. (Poz)

HIV and Diabetes Each Raise Cardiovascular Disease Risk to Similar Extent. (Poz)

HIV, Especially When CD4s Are Low, Is Linked with Heart Failure in Men. (Poz)

Association Between HIV Infection and the Risk of Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction and Preserved Ejection Fraction in the Antiretroviral Therapy Era: Results from the Veterans Aging Cohort Study. (JAMA Cardiology))

Assessing and Refining Myocardial Infarction Risk Estimation Among Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus: A Study by the Centers for AIDS Research Network of Integrated Clinical Systems. (JAMA Cardiology)

Association Between Depressive Disorders and Incident Acute Myocardial Infarction in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Adults: Veterans Aging Cohort Study. (JAMA Cardiology)

Baseline, Time-Updated, and Cumulative HIV Care Metrics for Predicting Acute Myocardial Infarction and All-Cause Mortality. (Clinical Infectious Diseases)

Cardiovascular Disease and HIV: Pathophysiology, Treatment Considerations, and Nursing Implications. (Critical Care Nurse)

First Occurrence of Diabetes, Chronic Kidney Disease, and Hypertension Among North American HIV-Infected Adults, 2000-2013. (Clinical Infectious Diseases)

Follow YOUR Heart: Development of an Evidence-Based Campaign Empowering Older Women with HIV to Participate in a Large-Scale Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Trial. (HIV Clinical Trials)

Heart Failure in Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection: Epidemiology and Management Disparities. (International Journal of Cardiology)

Impact of Pharmaceutical Care on Cardiovascular Risk Among Older HIV Patients on Antiretroviral Therapy. (International Journal of Clinical Pharmacology)

The Cardiovascular Risk Management for People Living with HIV in Europe: How Well Are We Doing? (AIDS)

What Happens to Cardiovascular System Behind the Undetectable Level of HIV Viremia? (AIDS Research and Therapy)

Patients with HIV Could Benefit from Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Strategies. (Healio)

CAD in Men with HIV Linked to Inflammatory Biomarkers. (Healio)

Adults with HIV, Depression Have Elevated Risk for MI. (Healio)

Most Prediction Equations Inaccurately Assess CVD Risk in HIV. (Healio)

Heart Aging Measured with Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring and Cardiovascular Risk Assessment Algorithms in HIV Infected Patients. (Virulence)

Microvascular Function in Aging Among Women Living with HIV. (Current HIV/AIDS Reports)

Peripheral Artery Disease More Common in People with HIV with Lower CD4 Counts. (AIDSmap)

Early Vascular Aging in the HIV Infected: Is Arterial Stiffness Assessment the Ideal Tool? (Virulence)

Hypertension in HIV: Management and Treatment. (AIDS Reviews)

Hypertension Is a Key Feature of the Metabolic Syndrome in Subjects Aging with HIV. (Current Hypertension Reports

Screening for and Managing Dyslipidemia in People with HIV. (RITA)

Lipid Impact on HIV Heart Disease and Antiretroviral Impact on Lipids. (RITA)

Some Keys to Dyslipidemia Care in People with HIV. (RITA)

Dyslipidemia with HIV: High Prevalence, Multiple Risks. (RITA)

Cardiovascular Risk and Dyslipidemia Among Persons Living with HIV: A Review. (BMC Infectious Diseases)

 

Addiction and the Older HIV Client

Fact Sheets and Overviews

HIV and Substance Use in the United States. (CDC)

Drug Use and Viral Infections (HIV, Hepatitis). (National Institute on Drug Abuse - NIDA)

Drug Abuse and HIV: Research Report Series. (NIDA)

Substance Abuse and Addiction. (TheWellProject)

Alcohol and Drug Use and HIV Risk. (HIV.gov)

Drug Use and HIV; also available in Spanish. (AIDS InfoNet)

Substance Use: Primary Care of Veterans with HIV. (U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs)

People Who Inject Drugs, HIV, and AIDS. (AVERT)

Smoking and HIV. (HIV.gov)

Smoking and HIV. (CDC)

Selected Articles and Reports

Integrating HIV and Substance Use Services: A Systematic Review. (Journal of the International AIDS Society)

Drug Use Among HIV+ Adults Aged 50 and Older: Findings from the GOLD II Study. (AIDS Care)

High Levels of Self-Reported Prescription Opioid Use by HIV-Positive Individuals. (AIDS Care)

Prescription Opioid Use Is Associated with Virologic Failure in People Living with HIV. (AIDS and Behavior)

Substance Use Disorders, Violence, Mental Health, and HIV: Differentiating a Syndemic Factor by Gender and Sexuality. (AIDS and Behavior)

Antiretroviral Therapy Use Among HIV-Infected People Who Inject Drugs-20 Cities, United States, 2009-2015. (Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes)

Associations Between at-Risk Alcohol Use, Substance Use, and Smoking with Lipohypertrophy and Lipoatrophy Among Patients Living with HIV. (AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses)

Alcohol Drinking Pattern: A Comparison Between HIV-Infected Patients and Individuals from the General Population. (PLoS One)

Current Heavy Alcohol Consumption is Associated with Greater Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults. (Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research)

Demographic Trends of Binge Alcohol Use and Alcohol Use Disorders Among Older Adults in the United States, 2005-2014. (Drug and Alcohol Dependence)

Contextualizing Psychosocial Determinants of Alcohol Use by Age Cohorts of Adults Living with HIV, Ages 50 and Older. (Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care)

Impairments in Component Processes of Executive Function and Episodic Memory in Alcoholism, HIV Infection, and HIV Infection with Alcoholism Comorbidity. (Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research)

Long-Term Alcohol Use Patterns and HIV Disease Severity: A Joint Trajectory Analysis. (AIDS)

Attitudes Towards Exercise Among Substance Using Older Adults Living with HIV and Chronic Pain. (AIDS Care)

Documented Brief Intervention Not Associated with Resolution of Unhealthy Alcohol Use One Year Later Among VA Patients Living with HIV. (Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment)

Brief Report: Longitudinal Opioid Use Among HIV-Infected Patients, 2000 to 2014. (Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes)

Correlates of Condom Use Among Substance Using Older Seropositive MSM: Implications for Mental Health Practice. (Issues in Mental Health Nursing)

Low HIV Testing Among Persons Who Inject Drugs-National HIV Behavioral Surveillance, 20 U.S. Cities, 2012. (Drug and Alcohol Dependence)

Measures of Physical and Mental Independence Among HIV-Positive Individuals: Impact of Substance Use Disorder. (AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses)

Non-Medical Use of Prescription Opioids Is Associated with Heroin Initiation Among U.S. Veterans: A Prospective Cohort Study. (Addiction)

Patterns of Drug Use and HIV Infection Among Adults in a Nationally Representative Sample. (Addictive Behaviors)

Prescription Opioid Injection Among HIV-Positive People Who Inject Drugs in a Canadian Setting. (AIDS and Behavior)

Willingness to Use HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Among Community-Recruited, Older People Who Inject Drugs in Washington, D.C.  (Drug and Alcohol Dependence)

Enhancing Patient Navigation to Improve Intervention Session Attendance and Viral Load Suppression of Persons with HIV and Substance Use: A Secondary Post Hoc Analysis of the Project HOPE study. (Addiction Science and Clinical Practice)

Influence of Substance Use Disorders on 2-Year HIV Care Retention in the United States. (AIDS and Behavior)

Antiretroviral Therapy Use Among HIV-Infected People Who Inject Drugs-20 Cities, United States, 2009-2015. (Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes)

Associations of Criminal Justice and Substance Use Treatment Involvement with HIV/HCV Testing and the HIV Treatment Cascade Among People Who Use Drugs in Oakland, California. (Addiction Science and Clinical Practice)

The Impact of Substance Use on Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy Among HIV-Infected Women in the United States. (AIDS and Behavior)

Longitudinal Modeling of Depressive Trajectories Among HIV-Infected Men Using Cocaine. (AIDS and Behavior)

Estimation of the Cost-Effectiveness of HIV Prevention Portfolios for People Who Inject Drugs in the United States: A Model-Based Analysis. (PLoS Medicine)

Racial/Ethnic Disparities at the End of an HIV Epidemic: Persons Who Inject Drugs in New York City, 2011-2015. (American Journal of Public Health)

HIV and the Criminalisation of Drug Use Among People Who Inject Drugs: A Systematic Review. (Lancet HIV)

HIV Risk, Substance Use, and Personality Characteristics Among Adults with History of Serious Mental Illness. (Behavioral Medicine)

Chronic Pain, Patient-Physician Engagement, and Family Communication Associated with Drug-Using HIV Patients’ Discussing Advanced Care Planning with Their Physicians. (Journal of Pain and Symptom Management)

Substance Use, Violence, and Antiretroviral Adherence: A Latent Class Analysis of Women Living with HIV in Canada. (AIDS and Behavior)

Injection Drug Use, Unemployment, and Severe Food Insecurity Among HIV-HCV Co-Infected Individuals: A Mediation Analysis. (AIDS and Behavior)

Tobacco, Illicit Drugs Use, and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease in Patients Living with HIV. (Current Opinion in HIV and AIDS)
 

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