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Progress toward HIV cure highlighted - Medical Xpress

A comprehensive collection of articles describing the broad scope and current status of this global effort is published in a special issue of AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses. Leonardo Calza and coauthors from University of Bologna (Italy), have ...and more »

Minitrue: Do Not Repost News on Zhejiang HIV Infections - China Digital Times

The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online. The name of the issuing body has been omitted to protect the source. Reposting the NetEase article “Five Patients Infected ...and more »

Chinese Hospital Infects Five People with HIV by Reusing Equipment - Newsweek

A Chinese hospital released a statement Thursday announcing that five people had been infected with HIV after a staff member reused medical equipment that should have been thrown away. The infection was spread after a tube was used on others that had ...and more »

Chinese hospital infects five with HIV by reusing equipment - BBC News

A Chinese hospital has admitted accidentally infecting five people with HIV because a staff member reused medical equipment that should have been discarded. Officials said that a technician reused a tube used to treat an individual with HIV on other ...and more »

At least five patients accidentally infected with HIV at traditional Chinese medicine hospital - The Independent

At least five people have been accidentally infected with HIV at a hospital in China after a doctor reused dirty needles during treatment. The doctor at the Chinese medicine hospital in the eastern city of Hangzhou is under criminal investigation ...and more »

Five infected with HIV from reused needle at Chinese hospital - gbtimes

Five patients at a Chinese hospital have contracted HIV after being treated with needles first used on a person infected with HIV. China News Service. Share this: Facebook messenger · LinkedIn. Copy this link to embed. LATEST IN CURRENT AFFAIRS. World ...and more »

At least five infected with HIV after dirty needles used at Chinese hospital - South China Morning Post

A member of the medical staff at a Chinese hospital violated procedure by reusing hypodermic needles on patients, infecting at least five people with HIV as a result, a provincial health authority said in a statement on its website. The announcement by ...and more »

At least 5 infected with HIV at Zhejiang Chinese medicine hospital after improper use of syringes - Hong Kong Free Press

Authorities announced on Thursday that five patients have been infected with HIV after a hospital in eastern China violated procedures on the use of syringes. A technical staffer at the Zhejiang Provincial Hospital of Chinese Medicine violated ...and more »

Lawmakers probe HIV impact on black Georgians - Project Q

State lawmakers joined with LGBT and HIV activists on Thursday to hold a public hearing exploring the impact of the HIV epidemic among black Georgians. “Despite some progress made in our nation's response to HIV/AIDS the disease still ...and more »

Five infected with HIV at Chinese traditional medicine hospital - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, Beijing, China, Feb 9 – At least five patients at a traditional Chinese medicine hospital in China were accidentally infected with HIV, officials said Thursday, as authorities moved to censor online discussion over the incident ...and more »