The Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine is focused on HIV/AIDS treatment, prevention and related topics relevant to clinical and public health practice. The purpose of the journal is to disseminate original research results and support high-level learning related to HIV Medicine. It publishes original research articles, editorials, case reports/case series, reviews of state-of-the-art clinical practice and correspondence. View our Editorial Team.

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Original Research

Trends in body mass index in the pre-dolutegravir period in South Africa  
Florian van Ginkel, Roos E. Barth, Hugo Tempelman, Kerstin Klipstein-Grobusch, Diederick E. Grobbee, Karine Scheuermaier, Francois W.D. Venter, Alinda G. Vos-Seda
23 April 2024


Management of drug-induced liver injury in people with HIV treated for tuberculosis: 2024 update  
Tom Boyles, Rebecca H. Berhanu, Neliswa Gogela, Hannah Gunter, Tamsin Lovelock, Ndiviwe Mphothulo, Arifa Parker, Helena Rabie, Lauren Richards, Phumla Sinxadi, Camilla Wattrus, Mahomed-Yunus Moosa
30 March 2024

Review Article

Inflammatory mechanisms contributing to retinal alterations in HIV infection and long-term ART  
Lungile M. Buthelezi, Alvin J. Munsamy, Khathutshelo P. Mashige
26 March 2024

Original Research

Effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on early infant diagnosis of HIV in Cape Town, South Africa  
Hendrike van Vollenhoven, Emma Kalk, Stuart M. Kroon, Tafadzwa Maseko, Florence Phelanyane, Jonathan Euvrard, Lezanne Fourie, Nicolene le Roux, Phumza Nongena
18 March 2024

Original Research

Retrospective review of maternal HIV viral load electronic gatekeeping codes in South Africa  
Siphesihle K. Mahanjana, Tladi Ledibane, Gayle G. Sherman, Tanya Y. Murray, Ahmad F. Haeri Mazanderani
20 February 2024

Scientific Letter

Very low HIV positivity on paediatric surgical wards in Mozambique: Implications for inpatient provider-initiated testing programmes  
Henriques Viola, Angela Bi, Dalva Khosa, Zacarias Mateus, Massada Da Rocha, Vanda Amado, Atanásio Taela, Daniel A. DeUgarte, Andreas Schindele, W. Chris Buck
08 January 2024

Original Research

Outcomes and characteristics of patients on protease inhibitors at a tertiary level antiretroviral clinic  
Michele Perks, Denasha L. Reddy, Francois Venter
21 December 2023

Review Article

Country ownership and sustainable programming of the HIV response in South Africa: A scoping review  
Refilwe N. Phaswana-Mafuya, Edith Phalane, Haley Sisel, Lifutso Motsieloa, Katherine Journeay, Vuyiseka Dubula, Jabulile Sibeko, Pholokgolo Ramothwala
30 November 2023

Scientific Letter

Dolutegravir resistance in three pregnant and breastfeeding women in South Africa  
Ninke Fourie, Kate Rees, Denis Mali, Bridget Mugisa, Cara O’Connor, Natasha Davies
28 November 2023

Reviewer Acknowledgement

Acknowledgement to Reviewers  
Editoial Office
16 November 2023
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Virologic outcomes with tenofovir-lamivudine-dolutegravir in adults failing PI-based second-line ART’ authored by Ying Zhao, Jacqueline Voget, Isaac Singini, Zaayid Omar, Vanessa Mudaly, Andrew Boulle, Gary Maartens and Graeme Meintjes is on its way. Stay tuned for thought-provoking insights and valuable information coming your way 26 April 2024! Contribution excerpt: ‘This study supports switching to TLD as a third-line regimen or an alternative second-line regimen after PI regimen failure in a programmatic setting, with the caveat that patients switched to TLD in our study had no tenofovir resistance.'

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