Opportunistic infections are the most important complication of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. This issue contains recommendations for prophylaxis for HIV-related infections from the U.S. Public Health Service and the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Prophylaxis, however, is not enough. Successful preventive strategies require a reversal of immunodeficiency and the elimination of risk for opportunistic infections.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Annals of internal medicine|
|State||Published - 1996|