9mins - Expert presentations By Vicky Tittle
Dr Vicky Tittle, from 56 Dean Street in London, UK, reviews the reasons to test for HIV, when and how to test and which key populations should receive testing. Specific focus is placed on British guidelines for HIV testing and importance to conduct key initial investigations.
10mins - Expert presentations By Marta Boffito
Women and HIV
Dr Marta Boffito reviews options for managing co-morbities in women living with HIV. In particular, she discusses the importance of screening and the challenges of drug-drug for women taking anti-HIV medication.
17mins - Expert presentations By Mike Youle
Maintaining and optimising long term ARV therapy
In this expert presentation, Professor Mike Youle, Royal Free Hospital, London discusses how antiretroviral therapy (ART) for people with HIV has changed over the years. He considers the issues that he takes into account to ensure the long term health of patients.
12mins - Expert presentations By Graeme Moyle
HIV and comorbidities in older subjects
In this expert presentation, Dr Graeme Moyle from the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in London discusses the current recommendations for HIV patients >50 years old. Just like the general ageing population, people with HIV develop comorbidities such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, bone disease, liver disease and other non-communicable diseases. In this expert presentation Dr Moyle reviews how addressing these comorbidities is crucial and the European Guidelines for treatment of HIV-positive adults in Europe (EACS) provide a clear guide.