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Revision of the Clinical Protocol of Medical Care for Patients with Tuberculosis. Main Changes

The development of a new clinical protocol of medical care for TB patients is continuing in Ukraine; it will take into account all current international and sufficient evidence-based recommendations, as well as…

19.03.2018

The Network Trained the Blood Service’s Medical Staff

We continue to introduce new approaches to the identification of patients with chronic diseases and to their involvement in treatment programmes. Generally accepted “entry points” of HIV patients to the system for…

15.03.2018

WHO launch of 2018 progress report on access to hepatitis C treatment

WHO released the latest “Progress report on access to hepatitis C treatment” on 8th March 2018 . This report tracks the progress in access to hepatitis C treatment since 2016. It was…

15.03.2018

Training “Practicum for Pediatrician of AIDS Centres”

The training “Practicum for Pediatricians of AIDS Centres” was conducted on March 13-15, 2018. Yuriy Varchenko, a leading specialist in TB treatment, presented the method of rapid TB diagnosis of HIV-positive persons,…

14.03.2018

New TB screening methods cut deaths in people with HIV

Screening for tuberculosis (TB) and intensified follow-up of TB cases in people starting antiretroviral therapy and urine-based screening of inpatients with HIV both have the potential to significantly reduce deaths and improve…

08.03.2018

One-month TB prevention regimen just as effective as 9-month regimen

A one-month course of the antibiotic rifapentine combined with isoniazid was just as effective as a nine-month course of isoniazid in preventing the development of tuberculosis in people with HIV in a…

08.03.2018

Antiretroviral drug levels in hair strongly predict viral suppression

Antiretroviral drug levels in a sample of hair were the strongest predictor of response to HIV treatment, and this method also holds promise for monitoring adherence to pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), according to…

07.03.2018

New Executive Director of the Network of PLWH

Anastasia Deeva became a winner of the competition for the position of the Network’s executive director. On March 6 the Coordinating Council of the Network of PLWH, the governing body of the…

06.03.2018

The Price of Sofosbuvir will be Significantly Reduced

The Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine (MEDT) refused to grant the pharmaceutical company Gilead a patent for a modern hepatitis C drug Sofosbuvir. On March 2, 2018, the MEDT…

06.03.2018

Leading EECA Organizations Discussed the Joint Proposal to Submit to the Global Fund

On February 19-20, 2018, a meeting was held in Minsk (Belarus) to discuss the priorities of the programme for the GF regional competition aimed at achieving sustainability of HIV services for key…

20.02.2018