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Essential Prevention and Care Interventions for Adults and Adolescents Living with HIV in Resource-Limited Settings

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Summary

This document from the WHO describes essential interventions that people living with HIV in resource limited settings should have access to in order to prevent illness and HIV transmission. A short summary of these interventions includes: psychosocial counseling and support; counseling on disclosure and partner notification; cotrimoxazole prophylaxis; TB diagnosis and prevention; prevention of fungal infections, STDs, and malaria; vaccinations; nutritional services; family planning; PMTCT; needle/syringe replacement; opioid substitution therapy; and basic water, sanitation, and hygiene.

Publisher: World Health Organization
Language: English
Format: PDF
Region: Global
Audiences: Policymakers, Program Managers
Topic Area: General HIV Resources
Resource Type: Program Best Practices