News and Features
DHHS Adult Panel Issues Notice on Nelfinavir FDA-Pfizer Letter
The Department of Health and Human Services' (DHHS) Panel on Antiretroviral Therapy Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents has issued a notice with updated recommendations on the use of nelfinavir in adult HIV patients.
Full text of the notice (and related notices from the Perinatal and Pediatric Panels) is available from AIDSinfo:
- Adult Panel Notice
- Perinatal Panel Notice
- Pediatric Panel Notice
AIDSinfo Launches New Guidelines Search Feature!
Due to popular demand, AIDSinfo is introducing a way to search guidelines without downloading the entire document! The new search feature can be found next to the magnifying glass icon on selected guidelines pages.
When you start typing your query, a drop-down box will appear with keyword options. Select a keyword and related sections of the guidelines will be displayed. Another great new feature of this search is the ability to download or print ONLY the sections that you want!
Give it a try!
- Adult & Adolescent Guidelines Search
- Perinatal Guidelines Search
- Pediatric Guidelines Search
National Institute on Aging Launches New Spanish-Language Web Site
The National Institute on Aging (NIA), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has released a new Spanish-language Web site that includes a Web page about HIV/AIDS and the elderly. The page provides visitors with information about HIV and provides links to HIV/AIDS resources from different divisions of NIH, AIDSinfo, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
More information about the new NIA Spanish-language Web site is available:
- NIA: HIV/AIDS and the Elderly in Spanish
- NIA: Spanish Web Site
- NIH: News Release (English)