University of California, San Francisco Logo

University of California, San Francisco | About UCSF | Search UCSF | UCSF Medical Center

Topic Areas

Complications of HIV in Children: Links

Return to the Complications of HIV in Children index

  • AIDSinfo Drug Database The AIDSInfo Drug Database contains fact sheets on more than 80 HIV/AIDS-related drugs. The fact sheets, in patient, health professional, and Spanish versions, provide information on the drug's use, pharmacology, and side effects. The database also includes approved and investigational antiretroviral drugs as well as drugs used in the treatment of opportunistic infections and cancers. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. n.d.
  • MTCT-Plus Initiative The initiative supports the provision of HIV-specific care, including access to antiretroviral options, to HIV-infected women and children identified in PMTCT programs, and to their HIV-infected family members as appropriate. n.d.
  • Telemedicine This site is meant to guide physicians and health care workers in the use of antiretroviral therapy and AIDS care delivery in resource-limited settings. Registered users may submit cases to the HIV Case Rounds section of the site, send questions to HIV specialists, and participate in the discussion forums. The site is a project of the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp. n.d.
  • Toolkit on Adolescents Living with HIV (ALHIV) This "etoolkit" from Knowledge for Health includes resources that address the needs, gaps, and best practices of service provision for adolescents living with HIV (ALHIV) in sub-Saharan Africa. Such digital toolkits are electronic libraries of resources that have been vetted by experts in the field. These resources are organized by topic under tabs such as advocacy, policy, training, or psychosocial report. Johns Hopkins University Center for Communication Programs, Management Sciences for Health, FHI 360, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation. 2011.