|Volume 6 Issue 334 Published - 14:00 UTC 08:00 EST 29-Nov-2004 Next Update - 14:00 UTC 08:00 EST 30-Nov-2004||Editor: Susan K. Boyer, RN
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Scaling up antiretroviral therapy (ART) in resource-limited settings: Treatment guidelines for a public health approach
These treatment guidelines are intended to support and facilitate the proper management and scale-up of ART in the years to come by proposing a public health approach to achieve these goals. Download the guidelines in your language. Choose English, French, Spanish, or Russian.
The key tenets of this approach are:
The topics addressed in these treatment guidelines include when to start ART, which antiretroviral regimens to start, reasons for changing ART, and what regimens to continue if treatment needs to be changed. It also addresses how treatment should be monitored, with specific reference to the side effects of ART, and makes specific recommendations for certain patient subgroups.
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