When to Start Therapy for HIV Infection: A Swinging Pendulum in Search of Data

H. Clifford Lane, Jim Neaton

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Abstract

The fundamental unanswered questions about the treatment of patients with HIV infection include when to start therapy, what therapy to start, and when to change therapy. The study by Palella and colleagues in this issue supports earlier rather than later intervention. Although their data are unlikely to change current recommendations about when to initiate therapy, they generate new uncertainty that may lead to clinical trials that will contribute to this important debate.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)680-681
Number of pages2
JournalAnnals of internal medicine
Volume138
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 15 2003

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When to Start Therapy for HIV Infection : A Swinging Pendulum in Search of Data. / Lane, H. Clifford; Neaton, Jim.

In: Annals of internal medicine, Vol. 138, No. 8, 15.04.2003, p. 680-681.

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