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Authors
WHO - World Health Organization, Department of HIV/AIDS, Family and Community Health Cluster
Title
Scaling Up Antiretroviral Therapy in Resource-Limited Settings: Guidelines for a Public Health Approach.
Imprint
WHO - World Health Organization, Geneva, April 2002, 82 pp
ISBN/ISSN
9241545704
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Reproduced with WHO's kind permission.

Abstract

"These guidelines are part of the World Health Organization’s commitment to the global scale-up of antiretroviral therapy. Their development involved international consultative meetings throughout 2001, in which more than 200 clinicians, scientists, government representatives, representatives of civil society and people living with HIV/AIDS from more than 60 countries participated. The recommendations included in this document are largely based on a review of evidence and reflect the best current practices. Where the body of evidence was not conclusive, expert consensus was used as a basis for recommendations. We hope that this guidance will help Member countries as they work towards meeting the global target of having three million people on antiretroviral therapy by 2005."

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  • WHO - World Health Organization, Scaling Up Antiretroviral Therapy in Resource-limited Settings: Treatment Guidelines for a Public Health Approach, 2003 Revision, World Health Organization, Geneva, 2004, 68 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]