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

Pearshouse, Richard
July 2008
HIV/AIDS Policy & Law Review;Jul2008, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p37
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.


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