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 screenings should also be undertaken at initial assessment:
    • Hepatitis serologies, including HBsAg, HBsAb, anti-HBc, HCV antibody, and HAV IgG antibody
      • Patients who are nonimmune to HBV infection should receive the hepatitis B vaccine series

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