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  Conference on Retroviruses
and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)
February 22-25, 2016, Boston MA
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Durable Viral Suppression Among HIV-diagnosed Persons -
United States, 2012-2013....38% are not durably suppressed
  from Jules: 38% are not durably suppressed and there is racial disparity with 73% of Whites, 52% of Blacks and 61% of latinos that have durable viral suppression
Reported by Jules Levin
CROI 2016 Feb 22-24 Boston
Nicole Crepaz, PhD1; Tian Tang, MS2; Gary Marks, PhD1; Michael J. Mugavero, MD, MHSc3; Lorena Espinoza, DDS, MPH1; and H. Irene Hall, PhD1
1Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta, Georgia; 2ICF International, Atlanta, Georgia; and 3University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama
from Jules: You can see i You can see in Table 2 Blacks & Latinos are less likely to have durable viral load suppression and in table 3 Blacks & Latinos have much higher time spent WITH detectable viral load, not suppressed