Genotype Testing for All HIV Patients, Study Suggests

Young, Melinda G.
March 2007
Travel Medicine Advisor;Mar2007, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p15
The article discusses a study suggesting the need for clinicians to offer genotype testing on all new human immunodeficiency virus patients. The author asserts that it is important for clinicians to know which kinds of resistance are most common in their region and to acquire genotype tests looking for those resistance patterns, because various geographical locations may have different patterns for resistance.


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