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PEER PERSPECTIVES

Clinical insights from providers who have experience using Serostim®

View the case studies and videos below to see how your peers have approached the diagnosis and treatment of HIV-associated wasting.

PEER PERSPECTIVES

Clinical insights from providers who have experience using Serostim®

View the case studies and videos below to see how your peers have approached the diagnosis and treatment of HIV-associated wasting.

A discussion with
Steven Pounders, MD

Dr. Pounders rebuts the notion that “thin is in” for people living with HIV, and discusses how when a patient is HIV-positive, “a lower body mass index is not ideal.”

A discussion with
Ricky Hsu, MD

Dr. Hsu recounts a positive experience with the AXIS Center®, a program for patients prescribed Serostim® that provides support throughout the reimbursement process.

A discussion with
Daniel Lee, MD

Dr. Lee recounts diagnosing a patient with an undetectable viral load who was struggling to complete daily tasks and gain weight, and how treatment with Serostim® made a difference.

A discussion with
Steven Santiago, MD

Dr. Santiago emphasizes early intervention for HIV-associated wasting by sharing the patient case that changed his strategic approach to treatment.

A discussion with
Virginia Cafaro, MD

Dr. Cafaro discusses how patients can have lab results that look good on paper, but still experience HIV-associated wasting—and how asking the right questions led to diagnosis, treatment, and improvements in weight and physical endurance for one of her patients.

A discussion with
Anthony Jones, MD

Dr. Jones describes a patient who exhibited loss of weight, energy, and lean muscle mass even after recovering from an underlying infection—and how treatment with Serostim® helped.

A discussion with
Brian Beesley, DO, AAHIVS

Dr. Beesley gives insight into how HIV care has changed, his treatment strategy for HIV-associated wasting, and his experiences with Serostim®.