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Ogle, Naomi - - 2009
Common names: Chinese tea, camellia tea, gruner tea, Matsu-cha, Lu cha (Braun 2007, Harvey 2004) Family: Theaceae Parts used: leaf
Clark, D.A. - - 2009
Metabolic Cell Support (MC-S), now manufactured by Clinical Health Pty Ltd, is an over the counter immune supplement developed in Australia. Rather than using individual bioactive chemicals, a combined highly standardised multipolysaccharide enriched mix of medicinal mushrooms, the herb Astragalus mebranasis and ascorbic acid was formulated so as not to ...
Rasmussen, Phil - - 2009
Innes, S. - - 2009
Tuberculosis immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS) may present as new or worsening cavitation. We present an HIV-infected infant in whom TB infection and subsequent cavitation of the Ghon focus appeared to coincide with immune reconstitution due to highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART). TB-IRIS in response to infection that occurs after ...
Mohammed Mitha, Kriban Reddy, Raveen Parboosing, Yacoob - - 2009
The advent of HIV and AIDS has brought about many diagnostic and management challenges regarding multiple opportunistic infections. Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PCP) is a common presentation in patients with AIDS who are not on prophylaxis or highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART). Herpes simplex 1 virus (HSV-1) is a ubiquitous virus ...
Hofmeyr, Graeme - - 2009
This paper documents the outcomes of the first 174 patients enrolled in a recently established community-based antiretroviral (ARV) treatment programme. Many people are living with HIV/AIDS and are in need of ARVs. Access to ARVs can pose many logistical difficulties for poor and sick persons, particularly in rural areas. This ...
Kenyon, Chris - - 2009
We still do not know why the HIV prevalence in southern and eastern Africa is an order of magnitude higher than anywhere else in the world. An article in this journal in 2007 argued that a key determinant was not so much the lifetime numbers of sexual partnerships, but rather ...
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Few medical interventions for any illness arrest morbidity and mortality as effectively as antiretroviral therapy (ART) does for HIV. Delays result in rapid progression to illness and death. The guidelines below list the patients who qualify for urgent ART, with timeline expectations. In addition, those who do not qualify for ...
Venter, Francois - - 2009
The Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (affectionately known as 'CROI' by regulars) is held annually in North America. The conference is acknowledged as a showpiece scientific HIV event, keenly observed by commentators for new moves forward in a rapidly evolving field. This year it was held in icy Montreal, ...
Clayden, Polly - - 2009
Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) of three or more drugs is used extensively in industrialised countries for pregnant women with HIV, both to treat their own infection and to prevent mother-to-child transmission (MTCT). However, experts agree that current practice is based on limited randomised controlled trial data and guidelines are ...
Firnhaber, Cynthia - - 2009
There are an estimated 350 million hepatitis B carriers worldwide. The prevalence of mono-infection with hepatitis B in South Africa has been estimated at approximately 10% for the rural population and 1% in urban areas. (1,2) The transmission routes of hepatitis B and HIV are similar, but hepatitis B is ...
Honermann, Brian - - 2009
South African Security forces Union and Others v. Surgeon General and Others. (1) This case challenged the South African National Defence Force's health classification policy, which for years has prevented recruits and soldiers with HIV from recruitment, external deployment or promotion within the SANDF regardless of their actual state of ...
Venter, Francois - - 2009
Bekker, Linda-Gail - - 2009
Wiesner-Hanks, Merry - - 2009
Yannielli, Joseph - - 2009
Mullin, Janet - - 2009
Several historians have argued that factional splits were endemic during periods of weakness of the central state because in these periods the financial and economic redistribution of the state faltered. This article however points out that weak state power did not cause factional struggle, because it assesses periods of weakness ...
Shpayer-Makov, Haia - - 2009
Although journalism and detection are supposedly distinct vocations, on closer examination they have much in common and possess many points of contact. Roth fields had existed prior to the nineteenth century, but only then did they expand significantly and develop professional credentials and public standing. The two occupations evolved in ...
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