TITLE

1997 USPHS/IDSA guidelines for the prevention of

PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
American Family Physician;9/15/1997, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p1131
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Part II. Recommends prevention measures on the first episode of certain diseases that may occur in patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. Pneumocystis carini pneumonia; Toxoplasmic encephalitis; Tuberculosis; Other opportunistic infections.
ACCESSION #
9711036804

 

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