The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 68, Issue 7, pp 641–647 | Cite as

Antiretroviral drugs in pediatrics

Symposium on Antimicrobials—I
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Abstract

The advent of potent drugs to treat HIV and the development of increasingly effective treatment strategies have resulted in dramatic improvements in the prognosis and quality of life for HIV-infected children. The purpose of this article is to provide the primary care physicians with practical information on antiretroviral drugs that are currently used for the treatment of pediatric HIV infection.

Key words

Antiretrovirals HIV Pediatrics 

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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Infectious Diseases, Children's Hospital of MichiganWayne State University School of MedicineDetroitUSA

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