EuroSIDA Newsletter

August 2011

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EuroSIDA Monitoring 2011
Thank you to all the centres for your cooperation and hard work to facilitate this year's monitoring and event query resolution. Your efforts are much appreciated. 

Co-authorship on EuroSIDA manuscripts
This is a friendly reminder that when you accept to be co-author on a EuroSIDA mansuscript, please respond to the author and complete the requested documents as soon as possible in order to prevent delays in publication.

Recently in Print
Tuberculosis among HIV-postive patients across Europe: changes over time and risk factors. A Kruk, W Bannister, D Podlekareva, N Chentsova, A Rakhmanova, A Horban, P Domingo, A Mocroft, J Lundgren, O Kirk; on behalf of the EuroSIDA study group. AIDS. 2011 May 21

Vitamin D and clinical disease progression in HIV infection: results from the EuroSIDA study. JP Viard, JC Souberbielle, O Kirk, J Reekie, B Knysz, M Losso, J Gatell, C Pedersen, JR Bogner, JD Lundgren, A Mocroft for the EuroSIDA Study Group.AIDS. 2011 Jun 19;25(10):1305-1315.

HIV-1-related Hodgkin lymphoma in the era of combination antiretroviral therapy: incidence and evolution of CD4+ T cell lymphocytes.  J Bohlius, K Schmidlin, F Boué, G Fätkenheuer, M May, AM Caro-Murillo, A Mocroft, F Bonnet, G Clifford, V Paparizos, JM Miro, N Obel, M Prins, G Chêne, M Egger.
Blood. 2011 Jun 9;117(23):6100-8. Epub 2011 Mar 2

The Coding Causes of Death in HIV (CoDe) Project- Initial Results and Evaluation of Methodology.  JD Kowalska, N Friis-Møller, O Kirk, W Bannister, A Mocroft, C Sabin, P Reiss, J Gill, C Lewden, A Phillips, A d'Arminio Monforte, M Law, J Sterne, S De Wit, JD Lundgren, the CoDe working group and the D:A:D study group. Epidemiology. 2011 Jul;22(4):516-523
Investigator meeting
A reminder that there will be an Investigator breakfast meeting in conjunction with EACS in Belgrad. The meeting will be held on Thursday 13 October from 7:30-8:30 am at Hyatt Regency Belgrade in the Budva Beograd room. All Investigators and study personnel are encouraged to attend. Please register with Jorunn if you plan to attend

Follow-up dataset 34
Thank you to all centers that have already sent us the EuroSIDA  follow up forms for dataset 34. The deadline for submission was 15 August. If you have not been able to meet this deadline please contact  Jette as soon as possible.

Update from EuroCoord
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