A recent expert debate explored the pros and cons of prescribing the antibiotic as a preventive measure for a subset of people at especially high risk for sexually transmitted infections.
To Increase Access to HIV Post-Exposure Prophylaxis, New York State Updated Its Guidelines for Clinicians
If you’re a provider in or outside the state, you’ll want to read these new guidelines.
July 11, 2019: Seroconversion while on long-acting contraceptives; cardiovascular risk in people with HIV; suboptimal testing in high-prevalence U.S. areas; E/C/F/TAF may be suitable for PEP.
New York City aims to expand PrEP and PEP access by educating more clinicians that serve women.
A dial-in hotline program in New York City has helped qualified patients access post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) at their local pharmacies, raising the possibility that remote screening methods could be an important way to bolster PEP use.
Researchers examining issues facing post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) users found that 74% of study participants had at least one psychosocial issue, including depression and/or problematic drug or alcohol use.
U.K. Updates PEP Guidelines: Raltegravir Replaces PIs and No Indication if Positive Partner Has an Undetectable Viral Load
The United Kingdom Chief Medical Officers' Expert Advisory Group on AIDS (EAGA) has issued new guidance for post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) that includes using raltegravir (Isentress) rather than a boosted protease inhibitor.
The estimable Paul Sax, M.D., from Brigham and Women's Hospital (a leading force in the break-the-routine CD4+ monitoring movement) called them, "The world's most outdated guidelines." Many health care providers demonstrated their disdain by ignoring...
Draft UK national guideline on HIV PEPSE 2011 are available for consultation until 5th June 2011.
UK Guideline for the Use of Post-Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV Following Sexual Exposure
The main objective is to ensure the appropriate use of post-ex...
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Despite years of prevention efforts, HIV incidence has been inadequately controlled and the HIV/AIDS...