Effects of Antiretroviral Therapy to Prevent HIV Transmission to Women in Couples Attempting Conception When the Man Has HIV Infection — United States, 2017

Abstract

Existing U.S. guidelines recommend that men with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection should achieve virologic suppression* with effective antiretroviral therapy (ART) before attempting conception (1). Clinical studies have demonstrated that effective ART profoundly reduces the risk for HIV transmission (2-4). This information might be useful for… (More)
DOI: 10.15585/mmwr.mm6632e1

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@inproceedings{Brooks2017EffectsOA, title={Effects of Antiretroviral Therapy to Prevent HIV Transmission to Women in Couples Attempting Conception When the Man Has HIV Infection — United States, 2017}, author={John T. Brooks and Jennifer Fay Kawwass and Dawn K. Smith and Dmitry M. Kissin and Margaret A. Lampe and Lisa B Haddad and Sheree Lynn Boulet and Denise J. Jamieson}, booktitle={MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report}, year={2017} }