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What's New in the Perinatal HIV Transmission Prevention Guidelines?

March 28, 2014

Key changes to the Recommendations for the Use of Antiretroviral Drugs in Pregnant HIV-1-Infected Women and Interventions to Reduce Perinatal HIV Transmission in the United States are summarized below. Some content has been reorganized and revised to enhance usability. Text, appendices, and references have been updated to include new data and publications where relevant. The terms "mother-to-child transmission (MTCT)" and "prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT)" have been replaced with "perinatal transmission" and "prevention of perinatal transmission," respectively. All changes are highlighted throughout the PDF version of the guidelines.

Preconception Counseling and Care for HIV-Infected Women of Childbearing Age

Reproductive Options for HIV-Concordant and Serodiscordant Couples

General Principles Regarding Use of Antiretroviral Drugs during Pregnancy

Nevirapine and Hepatic/Rash Toxicity

Recommendations for Use of Antiretroviral Drugs during Pregnancy

HIV-Infected Pregnant Women Who Have Never Received Antiretroviral Treatment

HIV-Infected Pregnant Women Who Have Previously Received Antiretroviral Treatment

HIV/Hepatitis C Coinfection

HIV-2 Infection and Pregnancy

Monitoring of the Woman and Fetus during Pregnancy

Intrapartum Antiretroviral Therapy/Prophylaxis

Postpartum Follow-Up of HIV-Infected Women

Infant Antiretroviral Prophylaxis

Appendix A. Lessons from Clinical Trials of Antiretroviral Interventions to Reduce Perinatal Transmission of HIV

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