TITLE

Switzerland: Statement on sexual transmission of HIV by people on ART

AUTHOR(S)
Pearshouse, Richard
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
HIV/AIDS Policy & Law Review;Jul2008, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Swiss AIDS experts have issued a statement concluding that HIV-positive individuals who are on effective antiretroviral therapy (ART) and who do not have any sexually transmitted infections (STI) cannot transmit HIV through sexual contact. The experts reviewed studies of sero-discordant couples and rates of HIV transmission on behalf of the Swiss Federal Commission for HIV/AIDS.
ACCESSION #
32897408

 

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