Nonoccupational Postexposure Prophylaxis to Prevent HIV Infection

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Last updated June 10, 2014
Case Authors: 
David H. Spach, MD's picture
David H. Spach, MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Clinical Director
Northwest AIDS Education and Training Center
University of Washington School of Medicine 
Christopher Behrens, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Global Health, Family Medicine, and Medicine
University of Washington School of Medicine 
Learning Objectives: 
  1. Determine the appropriate setting for giving antiretroviral postexposure prophylaxis following a nonoccupational exposure to HIV.
  2. Discuss use of antiretroviral therapy for postexposure prophylaxis following a nonoccupational exposure to HIV.

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