1995 revised guidelines for prophylaxis against Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia for children

April 1995
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;4/28/95 Supplement RR-4, Vol. 44 Issue 16, p1
Presents the revised prevention guidelines for prophylaxis against Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP) for children infected with or perinatally exposed to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Recommendations including the prompt diagnosis of children born to HIV-infected women; Timing and duration of PCP prophylaxis; Chemoprophylaxis regimens.


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