Children with HIV /AIDS

8.1.1
What are the clinical indicators of HIV infection in children?

8.1.3
What is the role of HIV antigen testing in infants less that 12 months old?

Published in the Journal of Tropical Paediatrics

8.2
What is the effectiveness of highly active antiretroviral therapy among children HIV-infected living in resources-limited settings?

 
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8.2.2
Where HIV antigen testing is unavailable, what is the validity of starting antiretroviral therapy in children less than 18 months who are HIV antibody positive with ‘presumptive stage 4’ disease?

 

8.3.1

What is the evidence that BCG vaccination should not be used in HIV infected children?

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8.3.1

What is the aetiology of pneumonia in HIV-infected children in developing countries?

 
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8.3.1

 

Which antiretroviral agents should be included in the second line regimen for antiretroviral treatment in children?

8.4.2

What are the clinical indicators of PCP?

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8.4.4

What is the usefulness of azole prophylaxis against cryptococcal meningitis in HIV-positive children?

Published in the Journal of Tropical Paediatrics

8.5

What antiretroviral agents and regimens are effective in the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV?
 

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8.5
What are the risks of HIV transmission through breast feeding?

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What are the risks of formula feeding in children of HIV-infected mothers?

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6.4

What are the most useful clinical symptoms or signs for diagnosing measles in children with HIV?