Primary Care of the Newly Diagnosed HIV-Infected Patient in Developed Countries

  • Author: Mary W. Montgomery, MD (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 8/20/18 (What's New)

Summary

  • The following baseline tests are also indicated in HIV-infected patients:
    • Complete blood count with differential white blood cell count
    • Comprehensive chemistry panel, including estimated creatinine clearance using the Cockcroft-Gault equation, the MDRD, or CKD-EPI equations

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