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Adult HIV: Preparation for antiretroviral treatment

Adult HIV: Preparation for antiretroviral treatment

This learning resource is chapter 3 of an open textbook developed for OER Africa.  It  includes case studies. Adult HIV was developed by doctors and nurses with wide experience in the care of adults with HIV, under the auspices of the Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation at the University of Cape Town. It covers: introduction to HIV infection, management of HIV-infected adults at primary-care clinics, preparing patients for antiretroviral (ARV) treatment, ARV drugs, starting and maintaining patients on ARV treatment, opportunistic infections



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