PrEParing to End the HIV Epidemic — California’s Route as a Road Map for the United States | NEJM

Perspective from The New England Journal of Medicine — PrEParing to End the HIV Epidemic — California’s Route as a Road Map for the United States

Fonte: PrEParing to End the HIV Epidemic — California’s Route as a Road Map for the United States | NEJM

Ampliar o acesso à PrEP como política de saúde para reduzir a transmissão do HIV, sem a necessidade de atendimento médico para tanto. Basicamente é essa a proposta do artigo.

Efficacy of a Tetravalent Dengue Vaccine in Healthy Children and Adolescents | NEJM

Original Article from The New England Journal of Medicine — Efficacy of a Tetravalent Dengue Vaccine in Healthy Children and Adolescents

Fonte: Efficacy of a Tetravalent Dengue Vaccine in Healthy Children and Adolescents | NEJM

Infection Amnesia: Measles “destroys Immune System Memory”

Getting measles is even more dangerous than doctors had realized, because it destroys immunity that the individual has acquired to other diseases, researchers said on Thursday.

Fonte: Infection Amnesia: Measles “destroys Immune System Memory”

A vida após a tuberculose


Doença infecciosa bacteriana que afeta principalmente os pulmões, a tuberculose mata milhares de brasileiros a cada ano. Aqueles que sobrevivem precisam lidar com complicações na saúde (nem sempre relacionadas à doença) que, a depender das condições sociais em que vivem, podem piorar o bem-estar e levar ao óbito mais cedo que a média da população. Pesquisadores da Universidade de São Paulo (USP) e da London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, no Reino Unido, estudaram o que ocorreu ao longo de cinco anos a mais de 15 mil pacientes diagnosticados com a doença em 2010 no estado de São Paulo

Fonte: A vida após a tuberculose

Zika Virus Infection — After the Pandemic | NEJM


Review Article from The New England Journal of Medicine — Zika Virus Infection — After the Pandemic

Fonte: Zika Virus Infection — After the Pandemic | NEJM

Antibiotic Class Associated With Heart Valve Problems

 

‘Considerable reduction’ in use urged, especially with preexisting regurgitation

Fonte: Antibiotic Class Associated With Heart Valve Problems

E a lista de problemas com as quinolonas não para de aumentar …

Immunogenicity of Fractional-Dose Vaccine during a Yellow Fever Outbreak — Final Report | NEJM

Original Article from The New England Journal of Medicine — Immunogenicity of Fractional-Dose Vaccine during a Yellow Fever Outbreak — Final Report

Fonte: Immunogenicity of Fractional-Dose Vaccine during a Yellow Fever Outbreak — Final Report | NEJM