HIV Test and Treat: Initiating Antiretroviral Therapy

Shylah Moore-Pardo, MD
Friday, April 14, 2023
Category: HIV/AIDS

Dr. Shylah Moore-Pardo, infectious diseases clinician at the James A Haley Veterans Hospital, reviews antiretroviral initiation in HIV positive patients. Dr. Pardo begins by discussing the interpretation of HIV test results. Next, she highlights several unique positive test scenarios. Dr. Pardo then reviews the characteristic serological patterns of acute HIV infection. The speaker then goes on to describe essential components of the initial HIV positive patient encounter. She then relates recommended test and treat strategies compatible with current guidelines. Lastly, she covers the next steps in management for future patient visits.

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