Meeting: Facial lipoatrophy, polylactic acid (New Fill) and access to treatment in the UK
HIV i-Base and Royal Free Centre for HIV Medicine
This open meeting for clinicians, healthcare workers, advocates and HIV-positive people included discussions and presentations on:
- An overview of current approaches to facial atrophy in UK clinics: which procedures, if any, are available; demand for treatment, protocols for referral to private medicine.
- 24-week results from Dr Aubron-Olivier, Hôpital Pitie Salpetriere. Paris. * Current structure for funding/reimbursement. * UK study run at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital.
- Report on positive and negative affects on quality of life from HIV-positive people who have used this treatment.
- Current structure for funding/reimbursement.