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Title: Management of HIV infection and antiretroviral therapy in adults and adolescents : a clinical manual, 2007
Authors: World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia
Issue Date: 2007
Publisher: WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia
Place of publication: New Delhi
Language: English
Abstract: Description: Successful 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.
Keywords: ADOLESCENCE
Gov't Doc #: Technical Publication No. 58
URI: http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/205452
ISBN: 9789290222897
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