TITLE

Optimal timing for initiation of antiretroviral therapy: a prospective study on treatment naive HIV patients

AUTHOR(S)
Chakravarty, Jaya; Singh, Avinash; Singh, Anup; Rai, Madhukar; Gupta, Anoop; Agarwal, Amit; Sundar, Shyam
PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
BMC Infectious Diseases;2012 Supplement, Vol. 12 Issue Supplment 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a prospective study on the optimal timing for initiation of antiretroviral therapy in naive HIV patients. The authors observed the immunological disease progression of patients for 1 year, which resulted to higher number of opportunistic infection in patients. They indicate that there is a need for the early initiation of treatment among naive HIV patients.
ACCESSION #
76592314

 

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