The Effect of Expanded Antiretroviral Treatment Strategies on the HIV Epidemic Among Men Who Have Sex With Men in San Francisco

HIV/AIDS Division, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, California, USA.
Clinical Infectious Diseases (Impact Factor: 8.89). 04/2011; 52(8):1046-9. DOI: 10.1093/cid/cir085
Source: PubMed


(See editorial commentary by DeGruttola and Schooley on pages 1050–1052.)
Modeling of expanding antiretroviral treatment to all HIV-infected adults already in care in San Francisco predicts reductions in new HIV infection at 5 years of 59% among men who have sex with men. Addition of annual HIV testing for men who have sex with men to universal treatment decreases new infections by 76%.

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