An update of the International Antiviral Society-USA (IAS-USA) recommendations for adult HIV treatment as an open access article in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).
The document is written by an international panel of doctors and the update is based on a systematic review of conference presentations and published research from the previous two years.
Changes since the previous edition include:
These guidelines are a significantly briefer document that the US DHHS guidelines which has a far more significant reach and influence.
Although criteria for membership of the panel includes not participating in pharmaceutical industry sponsorship, this is only for the duration of the period on the panel. As with most treatment guidelines, extensive conflicts of interest are declared for most if not all panel members.
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