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Post-exposure prophylaxis for HIV infection

Post-exposure prophylaxis for HIV infection What elements of post-exposure prophylaxis for HIV infection are necessary for infection prevention and control? Transmission of HIV through occupational exposure in healthcare personnel is rare. Indication for HIV Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) is driven by: (1) Is source patient known to be HIV + or if unknown, is the source…

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