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High Court rules NHS England has the power to provide ‘game-changing’ HIV drug

NHS England has lost its appeal over a High Court ruling that it has the legal power to commission PrEP, a “game-changing” preventative HIV/Aids drug. PrEP, short for “pre-exposure prophylaxis”, is a prevention strategy which involves people who are HIV negative but at high risk of infection taking the anti-retroviral drug Truvada to reach optimal levels of protection.

from Barefoot Whispers


HIV prophylaxis... if a patient refuses HIV testing after a healthcare worker has a needle stick injury.... do not test the patient and go ahead and place the healthcare worker on HIV prophylaxis - IDWeek 2016: Electronic Health Records Can Help Select Candidates for HIV PrEP | Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

HIV prophylaxis::: if the source patient has a high CD4 count and a low viral load, then 2 nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors are used for 4 weeks... if the source patient had a high viral load and low CD4 count, then 2 nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors + 1 protease inhibitor is used for 4 weeks