Research/News - 2020

New/Updated

Attitudes Towards Male Partner HIV Testing

Jul 10, 2020

This study, by members of the Illinois Perinatal HIV Hotline medical leadership team, explores the attitudes of pregnant women and their partners toward partner HIV testing. Citation: Yee LM, Leziak K, Jackson J, Miller ES. Attitudes towards male partner HIV testing... Read More
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Safety of In-Utero ARV Exposure

Jul 10, 2020

A recent study of neurological outcomes in children who are HIV-exposed but uninfected found some increased risk of neurologic abnormalities. These risks were associated with exposure to efavirenz and didanosine. Dolutegravir expsoure showed some suggestive associations... Read More
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COVID-19 in Children, Pregnancy and Neonates

May 15, 2020

In this recent review, the authors summarize the epidemiologic and clinical features of children infected with SARS-CoV-2 to date and also summarize the perinatal outcomes of neonates born to women infected with SARS-CoV-2 in pregnancy.   Citation: Zimmermann,... Read More

Interim Guidance for COVID-19 and Persons with HIV

Mar 20, 2020

The Interim Guidance for COVID-19 and Persons with HIV is now available on the AIDSinfo website. The guidance, which was developed collectively by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Antiretroviral and Opportunistic Infections Guidelines Panels, which... Read More

Updated HHS Perinatal Guidelines Released

Jan 09, 2020

On December 24th, 2019, the HHS Panel on Treatment of Pregnant Women with HIV Infection and Prevention of Perinatal Transmission announced the release of the updated Recommendations for the Use of Antiretroviral Drugs in Pregnant Women with HIV Infection and Interventions... Read More

HIV-Specific Prenatal Classes to Start on Jan 28th

Jan 09, 2020

The next set of PACPI's prenatal classes are scheduled for Tuesday January 28th 10a – 2p, Tuesday February 4th 10a – 3p, and Tuesday February 11th 10a – 2p. Please see the attached flyer and email [email protected] to register.