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HIV This Week # 63: Pediatric Treatment

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This article is a pediatric-treatment-focused issue of an HIV literature review series from UNAIDS. In effort to summarize recent publications on the subject of pediatric treatment, the review addresses PMTCT, women's health, and infant HIV diagnosis and treatment. More specifically, they cover articles on pneumococcal conjugate vaccination, viral suppression with protease inhibitor-based regimens in infants previously exposed to single dose nevirapine, and extended nevirapine prophylaxis for breastfeeding infants.

Publisher: UNAIDS
Language: English
Format: Web Page
Region: Global
Audiences: Doctors/Physicians, Physician's Assistants/Nurse Practitioners, Policymakers, Program Managers
Topic Areas: Antiretroviral Treatment & Complications, Complications of HIV in Children, Primary Care of HIV Infected & Exposed Children, Opportunistic Infections & Associated Conditions, Infant Feeding, Pediatric Antiretroviral Treatment
Resource Type: Research Summaries and Reviews