Infectious Diseases Society of America’s IDWeek
Health system researchers compared patient characteristics between influenza vaccine recipients and non‑recipients as recorded in their electronic medical records from October 2020 through March 2021.
In this podcast, Niha Idrees, PharmD, and Melissa Badowski, PharmD, MPH, BCIDP, speak about their team's research evaluating the incidence of hypertension, diabetes, and hyperlipidemia in patients on INSTI-based regimens compared with NNRTI-based and PI-based regimens. They also talk about weight gain and obesity in patients living with HIV. They presented on these topics at ID Week 2021.
In this podcast, Titilola Labisi, MHA, MPH, speaks about factors associated with lack of viral suppression among women living with HIV in the United States, including keys to preventing sexual transmission, risk of drug resistance, and improving health outcomes for women living with HIV. She also presented a poster abstract on this topic at ID Week 2021.
Patients who are immunocompromised are at a higher risk for the consequences of alcohol use disorder. In this study, researchers examined the impact of a screening tool among patients with HIV.