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Updated HIV Care Guidelines for People Displaced by Disasters
The Guidance for Non-HIV-Specialized Providers Caring for Persons with HIV Displaced by Disasters was updated on August 31, 2017. This revision includes recommendations based on the current standard of care for persons with HIV infection and includes specific guidance on management of HIV infection during pregnancy. In addition, the guidance now includes (1) an intake form clinicians can use when evaluating a patient with HIV (Appendix A), (2) a collection of web-based resources for information on treating and preventing HIV infection (Appendix B), and (3) a list of temporary regimen substitutions for antiretroviral medications in case of supply shortages (Appendix C).