Treatment Strategies - Background Information

Treatment Strategies - Background 

(See also Benefits of HIV Treatment and Risks of NontreatmentInterrupting Therapy; Starting Therapy; Salvage Therapy; Treatment Strategies Opportunistic Infections)


HIV and Its Treatment.  Fact sheet series from AIDSinfo with an overview of HIV infection and treatment benefits for individuals recently diagnosed with HIV infection or who are considering starting HIV treatment. Includes information on testing, medications, treatment adherence, pregnancy, and prevention.  Also available in Spanish.

Antiretroviral therapy guidelines. Fact sheet from AIDS InfoNet. Also available in Spanish.

About the HIV Treatment Guidelines.  Fact sheet from AIDSinfo explaining the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services guidelines for the treatment of HIV infection in adults.  Also available in Spanish.

What is antiretroviral therapy?  Fact sheet from AIDS InfoNet. Also available in Spanish.

Taking current antiretroviral drugs. Fact sheet from AIDS InfoNet. Also available in Spanish.

Strategies for HIV treatment. Fact sheet from Project Inform. Also available in Spanish.

Strategies for starting HIV treatment.  Fact sheet from Project Inform.  Also available in Spanish.

Making decisions about treatment. Fact sheet from Project Inform. Also available in Spanish.

Easy-to-Read Brochures from aidsmap.com
       An HIV treatment journey
       When should I start treatment?
       How treatment works
       Undetectable viral load
       Taking drugs on time
      
Antiretroviral Formulations.  Chart from AIDSinfo listing all available formulations of anti-HIV drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration for use in the United States.  For each drug, there is a link to an associated fact sheet with information about that specific medication.  Also available in Spanish.
 
Approved Medications to Treat HIV Infection.  Fact sheet from AIDSinfo with a list of medications used to treat HIV infection, including generic and brand names and date approved by the Food and Drug Administration for use in the United States.   For each drug, there is a link to an associated fact sheet with information about that specific medication.  Also available in Spanish.

2011 Drug Guide.  On-line chart from the March/April 2011 issue of Positively Aware magazine.

Treatment interruptions.  Fact sheet from AIDS InfoNet.  Also available in Spanish.

Ask your colleagues about HIV treatment strategies.  Question-and-answer forum about treatment strategies on the thebodypro website. 


 

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