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Optimizing HIV and HCV Treatment and Prevention Among People Experiencing Homelessness

Clinical Practice Guidelines

HCV guidance: recommendations for testing, managing, and treating hepatitis C.

American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases/Infectious Diseases Society of America.

Preexposure prophylaxis for the prevention of HIV infection in the United States—2021 update. 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/US Public Health Service. 

Antiretroviral drugs for treatment and prevention of HIV infection in adults: 2020 recommendations of the International Antiviral Society–USA panel.

Saag MS, Gandhi RT, Hoy JF, et al. JAMA. 2020;324(16):1651-1669.

Guidelines for the use of antiretroviral agents in adults and adolescents living with HIV.

US Department of Health and Human Services. 

Clinician Resources

Harm Reduction International. 

Trauma-informed approaches toolkit.

National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors.  

National Harm Reduction Coalition.

National Health Care for the Homeless Council.

Words matter—terms to use and avoid when talking about addiction.

National Institute on Drug Abuse. 

Professional Quality of Life (ProQOL).

SAMHSA’s concept of trauma and guidance for a trauma-informed approach. 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). HHS Publication No. (SMA) 14-4884. Rockville, MD: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2014.

Suggested Readings

Implementation of HIV preexposure prophylaxis in a homeless primary care setting at the Veterans Affairs.

Gregg E, Linn C, Nace E, et al. J Prim Care Community Health. 2020;11:2150132720908370.

The impact of point-of-care hepatitis C testing in needle and syringe exchange programs on linkage to care and treatment uptake among people who inject drugs: an Australian pilot study.

Howell J, Traeger MW, Williams B, et al. J Viral Hepat. 2022;29(5):375-384.

Evaluation of the POP-UP programme: a multicomponent model of care for people living with HIV with homelessness or unstable housing.

Imbert E, Hickey MD, Clemenzi-Allen A, et al. AIDS. 2021;35(8):1241-1246.

Clients' perceptions of barriers and facilitators to implementing hepatitis C virus care in homeless shelters.

Masson CL, Fokuo JK, Anderson A, et al. BMC Infect Dis. 2020;20(1):386.

Barriers and facilitators to hepatitis C screening and treatment for people with lived experience of homelessness: a mixed-methods systematic review.

Paisi M, Crombag N, Burns L, et al. Health Expect. 2022;25(1):48-60.

A pilot outreach HIV testing project among homeless adults.

Pichon LC, Rossi KR, Chapple-McGruder T, et al. Front Public Health. 2021;9:703659. 

Needle syringe programmes and opioid substitution therapy for preventing hepatitis C transmission in people who inject drugs.

Platt L, Minozzi S, Reed J, et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2017;9(9):CD012021.

Mortality risk during and after opioid substitution treatment: systematic review and meta-analysis of cohort studies.

Sordo L, Barrio G, Bravo MJ, et al. BMJ. 2017;357:j1550. 

Relevant Resources

Acute Management of Migraine Attacks

Overcoming Pain and Gastrointestinal Distress to Improve Patient Outcomes

Clinical Updates on the Management of Gout

Evidence-Based Strategies for Improved Patient Outcomes

Opioid-Induced Constipation

Proactive Diagnosis and Targeted Management

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Asthma, or Both

Differential Diagnosis and Comprehensive Management Strategies

Improving Outcomes in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Optimizing Maintenance Therapy Across Healthcare Settings

Managing Gout in Primary Care

Evolving Strategies for Diagnosis and Long-Term Management

Clinical Issues in Chronic Pain

Consensus and Controversies for Responsible Opioid Prescribing

Noninsulin Approaches to Managing Type 2 Diabetes

Best Practices in Combination Therapy

Hitting the Target in Type 2 Diabetes

Evolving Approaches to Insulin Based Therapy

Clearing the Air

Improving Outcomes for Patients with COPD

Clinical Updates in Type 2 Diabetes

New Strategies for Insulin Replacement Therapy

How Low Do You Go?

Clinical Updates in LDL-C Management

Incretin-Based Therapies For Type 2 Diabetes

Improving Comprehensive Patient Care

Improving Outcomes in Non–24-Hour Sleep-Wake Disorder

Identifying Patients and Tailoring Therapy

Comprehensive Management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Collaborative Approaches to Guideline-Concordant Patient Care

Clinical Updates in the Management of Severe Asthma

New Strategies for Individualizing Long-term Care

Comprehensive Chronic Pain Management

A Focus on Patients With Opioid-Induced Constipation

Clinical Issues in Bipolar Depression

Consensus and Controversies Across the Spectrum of Patient Presentations

Clinical Updates in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Evolving Treatment Algorithms and Expert Perspectives on Biosimilars

Caring for Patients with Severe Asthma

Evolving Best Practices to Optimize Outcomes

PrEP for Your Patients’ Needs

The PCPs Role in Preventing HIV

Can You Spot Axial Spondyloarthritis?

The PCP’s Role in Timely Recognition and Referral

Value-Based HIV Formularies

Optimizing Use of Clinical Evidence & Pharmacoeconomic Models in Managed Care

Hepatitis C is Curable

Got it? Treat it!

Real-World Issues in HIV Prevention & Treatment

The Critical Role of the Community Pharmacist

BLOCK HIV/HCV

Bringing Local Communities Together to Eliminate Coinfection Through Knowledge and Partnerships.

Evolving Models of HIV Care

Volume 1: Rapid ART Initiation: A New Addition to the HIV-Care Tool Box

Advancing the Care of Severe Asthma

Differential Diagnosis, Multidisciplinary Management, and Patient Engagement

Updates in HCV Screening and Treatment

Key Issues Impacting OB/GYN Practice

Clinical Issues in Chronic Liver Disease

Hot Topics in HBV, HCV, and NASH

Evolving Models of HIV Care

Volume II: Expanding Evidence for the Role of Rapid ART Initiation in HIV Practice

Assessing Your Patients for HCV and HIV

Why It Matters in OB/GYN Practice Today

Clearing the Air in Severe Asthma Management

Improving Patient Outcomes Through Shared Clinical Decision Making

HIV as a Chronic Disease

A Treater’s Guide to Optimizing Care in the Aging Patient with Comorbidities

The Pursuit of Hepatitis C Elimination

How the Pharmacist Can Make a Difference

GLP-1 Receptors Agonists in Type 2 Diabetes

Mechanistic Insights and Evolving Treatment Options

Trends in Infectious Diseases: Updates on Treatment & Prevention Strategies for HIV and HCV

Understanding the Growing Syndemic — Opioids, HCV, and HIV

Airing It Out

A Case-Based Conversation on Managing Asthma and Chronic Rhinosinusitis With Nasal Polyposis

COPD in Managed Care

The Clinical and Utilization Benefits of Exacerbation Prevention

Assimilating the Evidence in T2DM

Cardiovascular and Renal Outcomes With SGLT2 Inhibitors

Demystifying New Evidence for COPD Management

Best Practices for Primary Care

Finding Relief in Osteoarthritis

New Paths to Chronic Pain Management

Stepping Up to the Challenge

The PCP’s Role in HCV Elimination

The Changing Landscape of HIV Prevention

What the Pharmacist Needs to Know about PrEP

Evolving Models of HIV Care (Volume 3)

The Rapid ART Standard of Care: From Evidence to Healthcare Equity

What’s New in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus?

Unlocking Novel Paths to Patient Care

HIV Updates for Pharmacy Practice

Maximizing Your Role to Impact Patient Outcomes

BRIDGE HCV

Building Bridges to Reach People Who Inject Drugs With the Goal to Eliminate HCV

Case Challenges in HIV Medicine

Benefits, Barriers, & Best Practices in an Advancing Field

Challenges and Opportunities in HIV

Practical Solutions Across the Spectrum of Care

Expanding HIV Prevention in Colorado—and Nationwide

A PEP/PrEP Training Guide for Pharmacists

Expert Views on the Changing Landscape in RA

The Increasing Role of JAK Inhibitors

COPD Cases & Conversations

Preventing COPD Exacerbations to Improve Outcomes

Treating Hepatitis C in the Primary Care Setting

A Critical Step Toward HCV Elimination

Honing Clinical Skills in HIV Treatment

Considering the Patient, the Provider, and the Science

Hot Topics in HCV

A Multidisciplinary Online Mini-Curriculum

Comprehensive Management in COPD

A Whole Patient Case Series

Clinical Issues in COVID-19

Debates and Discussions about Monoclonal Antibody Therapies

Minimizing Patient Risks From COVID-19

An Update on Monoclonal Antibody Therapies

Maybe It’s NOT Mechanical Back Pain

Getting on the Fast Track to Identify AxSpA

Treating Hepatitis C in the Primary Care Setting

Establishing Clinical Readiness Through Mentored Learning

Finding the Path in Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Interdisciplinary Strategies for Adult and Pediatric Patients

Answering the Call

Interdisciplinary Management of Eosinophilic Esophagitis and Hereditary Angioedema

Getting Low in Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Reducing LDL-C and a Lifetime of Cardiovascular Risk

Expert Consult Series in Multiple Sclerosis

Updates, Clinical Scenarios, and Future Directions

Putting a Spotlight on Systemic Mastocytosis

A Multidisciplinary Look at Early Diagnosis and Management

Clinical Updates in COVID-19

Recent Developments in Anti-SARS-CoV-2 Monoclonal Antibodies for Treatment

Is It Systemic Mastocytosis?

Best Practices for Diagnosis and Management

Monoclonal Antibodies for COVID-19

An Update on Best Practices

Monoclonal Antibodies for COVID-19

New Avenues to Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

Early Cancer Detection in Primary Care:

Are You Aware of New Blood-Based Multi-Cancer Screening Tools

Virologic Failure in HIV

An Updated Clinician’s Guide to Assessment and Management

Applying HIV Advances in Practice

What the Pharmacist Needs to Know

Buffing Up on New and Emerging ART

A Look at the Changing HIV Playing Field

Pharmacy PrEP Education

A “How To” Series Spanning Policy to Practice

BRIDGE PrEP

Building Bridges to Reach People who Inject Drugs with the Goal of Employing PrEP for HIV Prevention

Flexing Your Early Cancer Detection Muscles

Strengthening Your Knowledge of Blood-Based Screening Tools

Long-Acting Injectable PrEP:

Bringing HIV Prevention to a New Level

PrEParing to End the Epidemic

Optimizing HIV Prevention in Primary Care

Multi-Cancer Early Detection in Primary Care

What You Need to Know About New Blood-Based Screening Tools

A Call to Action

Monoclonal Antibodies for the Prevention and Treatment of COVID-19

What’s the Latest on COVID-19?

Current Prevention and Treatment Strategies

What’s Next

Exploring New Treatment Avenues in Nonadvanced Systemic Mastocytosis