TITLE

HIV prophylaxis expensive and sometimes difficult to obtain

AUTHOR(S)
Silversides, Ann
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/21/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 11, p1359
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the concerns over post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) for HIV infections in Canada in 2006. The government is facing a problem about the cost effectiveness of PEP for HIV. Some doctors are also concern with the absence of real consensus in the area. In addition, the article mentions policy and service delivery guidance for PEP that will be released by the World Health Organization.
ACCESSION #
23069191

 

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