Learning Outcomes

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

  • Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold.
  • Explain what antiretroviral therapy (ART) is, and its goals and benefits.
  • Explain why three antiretroviral (ARV) drugs are needed for effective ART and how they can be combined.
  • State the four first-line ARV regimens, their common side-effects, and describe what you should do if these side-effects occur.
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