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CDC says all sexually active patients should be told about HIV PrEP

1 month ago   |   By Healio

The CDC on Wednesday recommended that all sexually active adult and adolescent patients be informed about HIV PrEP.
In an updated clinical practice guideline, the CDC also added a recommendation for prescribing long acting cabotegravir for PrEP, which is not yet approved by the FDA.
The new recommendations were originally released as a draft update in May.
“I'm delighted to see the updated CDC PrEP guideline, which has been needed for quite a while,” Infectious Disease News Editorial Board Member Melanie A. Thompson, MD, principal investigator at the AIDS Research Consortium of
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CDC: Tell Everyone About HIV PrEP and Don't 'Grill' Patients

CDC: Tell Everyone About HIV PrEP and Don't 'Grill' Patients

1 month ago   |   By Medscape

Since the FDA approved the first pill to prevent HIV in 2012, the medication has been slow to move out of sexual health and infectious disease practices. The new guidelines ask clinicians to step up.
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