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Universal children’s day : let’s improve current interventions to reduce vertical transmission of HIV now
(International AIDS society, 2014-11-20)
By 2013, there was a 40% decline in new paediatric infections compared to 2009. Prevention of mother to child transmission (PMTCT) of HIV continues to reduce the frequency of HIV in infants through wider and earlier ...
Tuberculosis : opportunities and challenges for the 90-90-90 targets in HIV-infected children
(International AIDS Society, 2015-12-02)
Introduction: In 2014 the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS defined the ambitious 90 90 90 targets for 2020, in which 90% of people living with HIV must be diagnosed, 90% of those diagnosed should be on sustained ...
Lamivudine monotherapy as a holding regimen for HIV-positive children
(Public Library of Science, 2018-10-11)
Background: In resource-limited settings holding regimens, such as lamivudine monotherapy (LM), are used to manage HIV-positive children failing combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) to mitigate the risk of drug ...