Attrition during the period from HIV testing to antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation is high worldwide. We assessed whether same-day HIV testing and ART initiation improves retention and virologic suppression.
Same-day HIV testing with initiation of antiretroviral therapy versus standard care for persons living with HIV: A randomized unblinded trial
Post date: August 2017
linkage to care, attrition, antiretroviral therapy (ART), treatment, rapid treatment initiation, ART initiation, early ART initiation, same-day HIV testing and ART initiation, HIV counseling and testing (HCT), HIV testing and counseling (HTC), patient retention, retention in care, virologic suppression, HIV outcomes, early clinical HIV disease