What has the CDC recommended for HIV postexposure prophylaxis (PEP)?

Updated: Jul 27, 2020
  • Author: Shelley A Gilroy, MD, FACP, FIDSA; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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The CDC has recommended basic and expanded HIV postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) regimens. For full details, see the Updated U.S. Public Health Service guidelines for the management of occupational exposures to HIV and recommendations for postexposure prophylaxis.

Also, see the Medscape Reference articles Antiretroviral Therapy for HIV Infection and Body Fluid Exposures.


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