Guidelines for use of antiretroviral therapy for HIV infected individuals in India (ART guidelines 2008)

Sanjay Pujari, Atul Patel, Shashank R. Joshi, Raman Gangakhedkar, N. Kumarasamy, S. B. Gupta, Subhasish Kamal Guha, Nalin Nag, Bharat Rewari, K. Satish, Rajeev Soman, Jehangir Sorabjee, Soumya Swaminathan, Jaideep Gogtay, Ajay Wanchu

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Abstract

With the rational use of antiretroviral therapy (ART), human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection has been transformed into a chronic manageable illness like diabetes and hypertension. Since these guidelines were last published, there has been new evidence addressing ART strategies and efficacy of new combinations. Additionally, many new antiretroviral drugs are now available in India. These guidelines update the previous version and provide information on state of ART, evidence based approach for use of ART in the Indian context.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)339-372
Number of pages34
JournalJournal of Association of Physicians of India
Volume56
Issue numberMAY
StatePublished - May 1 2008

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Pujari, S., Patel, A., Joshi, S. R., Gangakhedkar, R., Kumarasamy, N., Gupta, S. B., Guha, S. K., Nag, N., Rewari, B., Satish, K., Soman, R., Sorabjee, J., Swaminathan, S., Gogtay, J., & Wanchu, A. (2008). Guidelines for use of antiretroviral therapy for HIV infected individuals in India (ART guidelines 2008). Journal of Association of Physicians of India, 56(MAY), 339-372.