Using Global Burden of Disease (GBD) 2013 study data, the GBD Pediatrics Collaboration investigators determine levels and trends in the fatal and nonfatal burden of diseases and injuries among children and adolescents in 188 countries from 1990 to 2013.
This cross-sectional study uses survey data to describe differences between virologically suppressed and virologically detectable HIV-infected young men who have sex with men and to identify correlates of condomless anal intercourse.
This meta-analysis estimates correlations between parent-adolescent communication about sex and safe sex behaviors among youths.
This Viewpoint discusses the importance of improving care globally for adolescents with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/AIDS.
This research letter reports that the absence of a parent from an adolescent’s clinic visit is strongly associated with human immunodeficiency virus virologic failure.
This serial cross-sectional survey determined that no structural changes, as measured in this study, were observed to be associated with a statistically significant reduction in risk behaviors.
This prospective cohort study finds that few individual antiretrovirals and no drug classes were associated with an increased risk of congenital anomalies in HIV-exposed infants after adjustment for calendar year and maternal characteristics.
This cross-sectional study associates early effective combination antiretroviral therapy with prolonged virologic suppression after perinatal human immunodeficiency virus infection, leading to negligible peripheral blood proviral reservoirs.
DiClemente et al evaluate the efficacy of a telephone counseling prevention maintenance intervention to sustain sexually transmitted infection (STI)/human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)–preventive behaviors and reduce incident STIs during a 36-month follow-up.