Management of Occupational and Nonoccupational HIV Exposure

  • Author: Christopher B. Hurt, MD (More Info)
  • Editors In Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 8/1/18 (What's New)

Summary

  • Macaque model data show 28-day course of PEP more effective than either 3- or 10-day course, following IV inoculation[Tsai 1998]
  • 28-day course of PEP recommended for occupational and nonoccupational exposure[USPHS 2013; NY PEP 2013; CDC 2016; WHO 2014]

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