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9th International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV Infection, 9-13 November 2008, Glasgow

Reports from the conference

The Glasgow conference, held every two years, has now produced webcasts from many of the lectures and these are online together with the conference abstracts.

Abstracts and webcasts can be accessed via the congress website:
http://www.hiv9.com

Abstracts are also online as a supplement to the Journal of the International AIDS Society 2008:
http://www.jiasociety.org/supplements/11/S1

The following reports from the conference are included in this issue of HTB:

  • Summary of antiretroviral studies at Glasgow
  • The Antiretroviral Pregnancy Registry: individual drug safety reports on health of infants exposed to ARVs during pregnancy
  • Initial results from PENTA 11 trial of planned treatment interruptions
  • Inflammation and coagulation markers askew in children with higher HIV RNA
  • Dosing of lopinavir/ritonavir in the CHIPS cohort
  • Number needed to treat to harm (NNTH) analysis of impact of underlying cardiovascular factors on risk of abacavir-related heart attack
  • Bone disease and HIV
  • Renal tubule damage with tenofovir despite normal glomerular function

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