2010 WHO Recomendations for ARV Therapy in Infants and Children

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The WHO guidelines Antiretroviral therapy for HIV infection in infants and children are based on a public health approach to HIV care. The update of these guidelines is harmonized with the treatment guidelines adopted for adults, pregnant women, and prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT).

The present guidelines are part of WHO’s commitment to achieve universal access to the prevention, care and treatment of HIV infection in infants and children.