Published in AIDS Weekly, April 17th, 2006
Investigators in the United States report, "Opiate dependence among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients has been associated with negative clinical outcomes, yet few affected patients receive appropriate and coordinated treatment for both conditions. The introduction of buprenorphine maintenance therapy into HIV care settings provides an opportunity for providers to integrate treatment for opiate dependence into their practices."
S. Basu and colleagues at Yale University wrote, "Buprenorphine maintenance therapy has been associated with...
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