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Peer-led community intervention substantially reduces treatment failure among adolescents living with HIV in rural Zimbabwe

A peer-led, community-based intervention with multiple components resulted in a 42% reduction in virological failure or death among adolescents living with HIV in rural Zimbabwe compared to adolescents following standard public sector care at 96 weeks follow-up. These findings from an international team led by Dr Webster Mavhu of the Centre for Sexual Health and… Read More »

Can diuretics be used in renal failure

Where blood pressure, renal function and electrolytes are satisfactory, review every 6-12 months unless the patient’s clinical condition changes or interacting drugs are added. A partial explanation of these anatomical modifications may be can diuretics be used in renal failure increased stimulation mediated by the renin-angiotensin and sympathetic nervous systems. More data will be needed… Read More »

Why do diuretics help heart failure

Methyldopa, nifedipine and labetalol why do diuretics help heart failure used to treat hypertension in pregnancy and thiazides should be avoided. Please enter a valid email address. If you have heart failure, what should you do if you get a skin rash from taking diuretics? Join now’ you agree to our Terms and conditions and… Read More »