Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents
The information in the brief version is excerpted directly from the full-text guidelines. The brief version is a compilation of the tables and boxed recommendations.
Geographic Opportunistic Infections of Specific Consideration
Last Updated: May 7, 2013; Last Reviewed: September 13, 2017
|Preventing 1st Episode of Penicilliosis (Primary Prophylaxis)
Indication for Primary Prophylaxis:
|Treating Acute Infection in Severely Ill Patients
|Chronic Maintenance Therapy (Secondary Prophylaxis)
Key to Acronyms: CD4 = CD4 T lymphocyte; PO = orally; IV = intravenous; q(n)h = every “n” hours; BID = twice daily; ART = antiretroviral therapy, ARV = antriretroviral
- CDC | 2015 STD Treatment Guidelines
- HCV Guidance: Recommendations for Testing, Managing, and Treating Hepatitis C
- AIDSinfo Patient Materials: What is an Opportunistic Infection?
- AIDSource | HIV-Related Conditions
- AETC National HIV Curriculum
- How to Cite These Guidelines
- Adult and Adolescent OI Guidelines Archive