The use of intravenous pentamidine as prophylaxis against Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in patients with HIV infection.

Abstract

The purpose of this study is to report on the use of monthly intravenous pentamidine as prophylaxis against Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP) within a central London HIV unit. A retrospective case note analysis of HIV-seropositive individuals using intravenous pentamidine as PCP prophylaxis was carried out. Aspects examined included reasons for using the… (More)

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