|Varicella-Zoster Virus and HIV: Related Resources|
|Content reviewed August 2009|
| Related Knowledge Base Chapters|
| Journal Articles|
|A Phase I-II study of live attenuated varicella-zoster vaccine to boost immunity in human immunodeficiency virus-infected children with previous varicella|
Gershon AA, Levin MJ, Weinberg A, et al; Pediatric AIDS Clinical Trials Group 391 Team. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2009 Jul;28(7):653-655.
|Seroprevalence of varicella zoster antibodies among children with malnutrition, malignancies and HIV infection|
Admani B, Macharia WM, Were F. East Afr Med J. 2008 Oct;85(10):480-6.
|Primary varicella and herpes zoster among HIV-infected children from 1989 to 2006|
Wood SM, Shah SS, Steenhoff AP, et al. Pediatrics. 2008 Jan;121(1):e150-6.
|Incident and prevalent herpes simplex virus type 2 infection increases risk of HIV acquisition among women in Uganda and Zimbabwe|
Brown JM, Wald A, Hubbard A, et al. AIDS 2007 Jul 31;21(12):1515-23. Includes commentary from the UCSF Institute for Global Health.
| Guidelines and Best Practices|
| Online Books and Chapters|
| Slide Sets|
|American Herpes Foundation|
AHF is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing information and clinical education about genital herpes and other herpesvirus related diseases. Site contains information on the prevention, diagnosis and management of HSV-1 and HSV-2, Epstein-Barr virus, CMV, varicella zoster virus, and HHV-6 and HHV-8 infections in affected patients.
|Certified Nursing Assistant.org|
Website provides numerous patient resources, including a herpes fact sheet.
|Herpes Resource Center|
A service of the American Social Health Association (ASHA).
|International Herpes Alliance|
International nonprofit association of patient support organizations and health professionals. Includes material in Chinese, French, Spanish, Portuguese, and Japanese.
|International Herpes Mangement Forum|
Guidelines for the management of human herpesvirus infections, online Herpes journal, links, and more.