HIV/AIDS - Opportunistic Infections

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Abstract:

This one-page handout with accompanying audio and video educates people about the threat of opportunistic infections (OIs) to those living with HIV/AIDS. It explains that a person's susceptibility to OIs is related to their immune system, and indicated by their CD4 count. It identifies some of the most common OIs, and discusses prevention through antiretroviral therapy and prophylaxis. Adapted from materials on the AIDS.gov website.

Author(s):
Healthy Roads Media
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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N/A
Population:
N/A
Keywords:
Antiretroviral therapy, CD4 cells, HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic infections, Prophylaxis
Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Date Last Reviewed:
8/29/2013
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