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Prevention Research: Post-exposure Prophylaxis

MMWR: Antiretroviral Postexposure Prophylaxis After Sexual, Injection-Drug Use, or Other Nooccupational Exposure to HIV in the United States PDF (303 KB)

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Guidelines for health care professionals on the management of nonoccupational exposure to HIV, including recommendations for postexposure prophylaxsis.

http://aidsinfo.nih.gov/contentfiles/NonOccupationalExposureGL.pdf

National Clinicians' Post-Exposure Prophylaxis Hotline (PEPline) HTML

Source: National HIV/AIDS Clinicians' Consultation Center, University of California, San Francisco

Telephone consultation service available from 9 a.m. to 2 a.m. (Eastern Time) to assist health care providers with questions and concerns related to occupational exposures to HIV and other blood-borne pathogens.

http://nccc.ucsf.edu/clinician-consultation/post-exposure-prophylaxis-pep/

PEP 101

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Information about post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP), including who may benefit from receiving PEP, side effects of PEP, and where and how people can get PEP.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/basics/pep.html

Post-Exposure Prophylaxis/AIDS.gov HTML

Source: AIDS.gov

Information about post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP), including who should take PEP, when PEP should be started, where people can get PEP, and who pays for PEP.

http://www.aids.gov/hiv-aids-basics/prevention/reduce-your-risk/post-exposure-prophylaxis/

Updated US Public Health Service Guidelines for the Management of Occupational Exposures to Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Recommendations for Postexposure Prophylaxis HTML

Source: U.S. Public Health Service

Recommendations for the management of health care providers who experience occupational exposure to blood and/or other body fluids that might contain HIV.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23917901