Management of HIV infection and antiretroviral therapy in adults and adolescents : a clinical manual, 2007
AbstractSuccessful scaling-up of antiretroviral therapy requires the rational use of antiretroviral drugs. This manual provides guidance and information in a practical and user-friendly format, using tables and figures, accompanied by limited text and provides recommendations based on evidence from clinical trials, observational cohort data and expert opinion. It comprises eight main sections: Laboratory diagnosis of HIV infection in adults and adolescents; Assessment of adults and adolescents with HIV infection; Prevention of opportunistic infections; Management of antiretroviral therapy; Management of opportunistic infections; Management of nutrition and palliative care; Management of post-exposure prophylaxis, and related Annexes.
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia. (2007). Management of HIV infection and antiretroviral therapy in adults and adolescents : a clinical manual, 2007. WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/205451