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The Essentials of Antiretroviral Therapy for Health Care and Program Managers

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The guide provides basic information and practical guidance on antiretroviral treatment and wider care and treatment issues for program implementers and health care managers. It includes information on the prevention and treatment of opportunistic infections, nutrition support, and spiritual, psychosocial, and economic support, and discusses community participation and services necessary for use of facility-based services. [HIV prevention and treatment guidelines change frequently based on clinical research study findings. Please refer to the WHO or U.S. DHHS guidelines for the most current recommendations on ARV treatment and PMTCT.]

Publisher: Pathfinder International
Language: English
Format: PDF
Region: Global
Audiences: Doctors/Physicians, Laboratory Workers, Midwives/Traditional Birth Attendants, Nurses, Other Healthcare Workers, Physician's Assistants/Nurse Practitioners, Program Managers
Literacy level: Medium
Topic Areas: Antiretroviral Treatment & Complications, Opportunistic Infections & Associated Conditions, Pediatric Antiretroviral Treatment, Perinatal Interventions
Resource Type: Manuals