|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|
|Publisher:||WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia|
|Place of publication:||New Delhi|
|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.|
|Gov't Doc #:||Technical Publication No. 58|
|Appears in Collections:||SEARO Publications|
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