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Efficacy and safety of dolutegravir-rilpivirine for maintenance of virological suppression in adults with HIV-1: 100-week data from the randomised, open-label, phase 3 SWORD-1 and SWORD-2 studies.

Aboud M, Orkin C, Podzamczer D, et al. Lancet HIV. 2019;6(9):e576-e587.

HIV and substance use disorder: role of the HIV physician.

Bositis CM, St. Louis J. Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2019;33(3):835-855.

Durable efficacy of dolutegravir plus lamivudine in antiretroviral treatment-naive adults with HIV-1 infection: 96-week results from the GEMINI-1 and GEMINI-2 randomized clinical trials.

Cahn P, Madero JS, Arribas JR, et al. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2020;83(3):310-318.

Implementation of a rapid entry program decreases time to viral suppression among vulnerable persons living with HIV in the southern United States.

Colasanti J, Sumitani J, Mehta CC, et al. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2018;5(6):ofy104. 

HIV viral load and transmissibility of HIV infection: undetectable equals untransmittable.

Eisinger RW, Dieffenbach CW, Fauci AS. JAMA. 2019;321(5):451-452.

Randomized switch to B/F/TAF in African American adults with HIV.

Hagins DP, Kumar PN, Saag M, et al. Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI); March 8-11, 2020; Boston, MA. Abstract 36.

Linkage and antiretroviral therapy within 72 hours at a Federally Qualified Health Center in New Orleans.

Halperin J, Butler I, Connor K, et al. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2018;32(2):39-41.

Switching to doravirine/lamivudine/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (DOR/3TC/TDF) maintains HIV-1 virologic suppression through 48 weeks: results of the DRIVE-SHIFT Trial.

Johnson M, Kumar P, Molina JM, et al; for the DRIVE-SHIFT Study Group. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019;81(4):463-472.

Switching to fixed-dose bictegravir, emtricitabine, and tenofovir alafenamide from dolutegravir plus abacavir and lamivudine in virologically suppressed adults with HIV-1: 48 week results of a randomised, double-blind, multicentre, active-controlled, phase 3, non-inferiority trial.

Molina JM, Ward D, Brar I, et al. Lancet HIV. 2018;5(7):e357-e365.

Depression in HIV infected patients: a review.

Nanni MG, Caruso R, Mitchell AJ, et al. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2015;17(1):530.

Long-acting cabotegravir and rilpivirine after oral induction for HIV-1 infection.

Orkin C, Arasteh K, Górgolas Hernández-Mora M, et al. N Engl J Med. 2020;382(12):1124-1135.

The effect of same-day observed initiation of antiretroviral therapy on HIV viral load and treatment outcomes in a US public health setting.

Pilcher CD, Ospina-Norvell C, Dasgupta A, et al. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017;74(1):44-51.

Weight gain following initiation of antiretroviral therapy: risk factors in randomized comparative clinical trials.

Sax PE, Erlandson KM, Lake JE, et al. Clin Infect Dis. 2020;71(6):1379-1389.

Switching to bictegravir, emtricitabine, and tenofovir alafenamide in virologically suppressed adults with HIV.

Sax PE, Rockstroh JK, Luetkemeyer AF, et al. Clin Infect Dis. 2020. [Epub ahead of print].

Long-acting cabotegravir and rilpivirine for maintenance of HIV-1 suppression.

Swindells S, Andrade-Villanueva JF, Richmond GJ, et al. N Engl J Med. 2020;382(12):1112-1123.

Efficacy and safety of switching to dolutegravir/lamivudine fixed-dose two-drug regimen versus continuing a tenofovir alafenamide-based three- or four-drug regimen for maintenance of virologic suppression in adults with HIV-1: phase 3, randomized, non-inferiority TANGO Study.

van Wyk J, Ajana F, Bisshop F, et al. Clin Infect Dis. 2020. [Epub ahead of print].

Update on neural tube defects with antiretroviral exposure in the Tsepamo study, Botswana.

Zash R, Holmes L, Diseko M, et al. J Int AIDS Soc. 2020;23(suppl 4):183-184. Abstract OAXLB0102.

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Acute Management of Migraine Attacks

Overcoming Pain and Gastrointestinal Distress to Improve Patient Outcomes

Clinical Updates on the Management of Gout

Evidence-Based Strategies for Improved Patient Outcomes

Opioid-Induced Constipation

Proactive Diagnosis and Targeted Management

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Asthma, or Both

Differential Diagnosis and Comprehensive Management Strategies

Improving Outcomes in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Optimizing Maintenance Therapy Across Healthcare Settings

Managing Gout in Primary Care

Evolving Strategies for Diagnosis and Long-Term Management

Clinical Issues in Chronic Pain

Consensus and Controversies for Responsible Opioid Prescribing

Noninsulin Approaches to Managing Type 2 Diabetes

Best Practices in Combination Therapy

Hitting the Target in Type 2 Diabetes

Evolving Approaches to Insulin Based Therapy

Clearing the Air

Improving Outcomes for Patients with COPD

Clinical Updates in Type 2 Diabetes

New Strategies for Insulin Replacement Therapy

How Low Do You Go?

Clinical Updates in LDL-C Management

Incretin-Based Therapies For Type 2 Diabetes

Improving Comprehensive Patient Care

Improving Outcomes in Non–24-Hour Sleep-Wake Disorder

Identifying Patients and Tailoring Therapy

Comprehensive Management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Collaborative Approaches to Guideline-Concordant Patient Care

Clinical Updates in the Management of Severe Asthma

New Strategies for Individualizing Long-term Care

Comprehensive Chronic Pain Management

A Focus on Patients With Opioid-Induced Constipation

Clinical Issues in Bipolar Depression

Consensus and Controversies Across the Spectrum of Patient Presentations

Clinical Updates in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Evolving Treatment Algorithms and Expert Perspectives on Biosimilars

Caring for Patients with Severe Asthma

Evolving Best Practices to Optimize Outcomes

PrEP for Your Patients’ Needs

The PCPs Role in Preventing HIV

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The PCP’s Role in Timely Recognition and Referral

Value-Based HIV Formularies

Optimizing Use of Clinical Evidence & Pharmacoeconomic Models in Managed Care

Hepatitis C is Curable

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Real-World Issues in HIV Prevention & Treatment

The Critical Role of the Community Pharmacist

BLOCK HIV/HCV

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Evolving Models of HIV Care

Volume 1: Rapid ART Initiation: A New Addition to the HIV-Care Tool Box

Advancing the Care of Severe Asthma

Differential Diagnosis, Multidisciplinary Management, and Patient Engagement

Updates in HCV Screening and Treatment

Key Issues Impacting OB/GYN Practice

Clinical Issues in Chronic Liver Disease

Hot Topics in HBV, HCV, and NASH

Evolving Models of HIV Care

Volume II: Expanding Evidence for the Role of Rapid ART Initiation in HIV Practice

Assessing Your Patients for HCV and HIV

Why It Matters in OB/GYN Practice Today

Clearing the Air in Severe Asthma Management

Improving Patient Outcomes Through Shared Clinical Decision Making

HIV as a Chronic Disease

A Treater’s Guide to Optimizing Care in the Aging Patient with Comorbidities

The Pursuit of Hepatitis C Elimination

How the Pharmacist Can Make a Difference

GLP-1 Receptors Agonists in Type 2 Diabetes

Mechanistic Insights and Evolving Treatment Options

Trends in Infectious Diseases: Updates on Treatment & Prevention Strategies for HIV and HCV

Understanding the Growing Syndemic — Opioids, HCV, and HIV

Airing It Out

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COPD in Managed Care

The Clinical and Utilization Benefits of Exacerbation Prevention

Assimilating the Evidence in T2DM

Cardiovascular and Renal Outcomes With SGLT2 Inhibitors

Demystifying New Evidence for COPD Management

Best Practices for Primary Care

Finding Relief in Osteoarthritis

New Paths to Chronic Pain Management

Stepping Up to the Challenge

The PCP’s Role in HCV Elimination

The Changing Landscape of HIV Prevention

What the Pharmacist Needs to Know about PrEP

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Unlocking Novel Paths to Patient Care

HIV Updates for Pharmacy Practice

Maximizing Your Role to Impact Patient Outcomes

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Challenges and Opportunities in HIV

Practical Solutions Across the Spectrum of Care