Treatment as Prevention: An Introductory Factsheet

"Treatment as prevention” is the use of combination antiretroviral therapy (ART) in HIV-positive individuals to preserve their health and reduce the risk of transmitting the virus. This fact sheet defines treatment as prevention, reviews the science behind it, and outlines priorities for advocating for its implementation.

Length: 
2 pages
Year: 
2016
Organization: 
AVAC
Languages: 
English