Initial Management of Newly Diagnosed HIV Infection and Active Tuberculosis: anti-Tuberculosis Therapy

Last updated June 10, 2014
Case Authors: 
Getachew Feleke, MD
Clinical Director
I-TECH Ethiopia
Eskinder Tesfaye, MD
Care & Treatment Advisor
I-TECH Ethiopia;
Manuel Kassaye,MD
Care & Treatment Director
I-TECH Ethiopia
Christopher B. Behrens, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Department sof Global Health and Medicine
University of Washington School of Medicine 
Learning Objectives: 
  1. Describe the appropriate initial management of a patient simultaneously diagnosed with HIV infection and active tuberculosis.
  2. Describe the appropriate anti-tuberculosis treatment regimens for HIV-infected persons diagnosed with pulmonary and/or extrapulmonary tuberculosis.

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