World Health Organisation
Publication Date: July 1, 2014
2014 World Health Organisation guidelines consolidating information on HIV prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care for five key populations – men who have sex with men, people who inject drugs, people in prisons and other closed settings, sex workers and transgender people – and updates selected guidance and recommendations for providing for persons living with HIV across the continuum of care. Topics include epidemiology of HIV in key populations, expanding coverage of these populations, establishing a comprehensive package of interventions, HIV prevention in various settings including harm reduction and behavioural interventions; HIV testing and counselling; linkage and enrolment in care; antiretroviral therapy; prevention of mother-to-child transmission; ART drug interactions; prevention and management of comorbidities and coinfections, TB, viral hepatitis, mental health issues; nutrition; sexual and reproductive health interventions; law and policy; stigma and discrimination; community empowerment; violence; service delivery strategies; integration of services; decentralization of services; task-shifting; decision-making, planning and monitoring processes.
Keywords: HIV - Resource-Limited Settings, HIV - First-line Therapy, HIV - Drug-Drug Interactions, HIV - Pregnancy, HIV - Viral Hepatitis Coinfection, HIV - Tuberculosis, HIV - Sexually Transmitted Diseases, HIV - Monitoring, HIV - Adverse Events, HIV - Drug Resistance