Guidelines

Antiretroviral therapy is recommended for all PLHIV to prevent transmission and reduce the risk of disease progression, although appropriate treatment strategies will vary based on individual needs. This section provides an overview of the current treatment guidelines for prevention, diagnosis and treatment of HIV, including external links to the latest approved guidelines. In addition, links to other websites providing key resources on HIV and AIDS are included.

Prevention

Global

WHO
Guidance on PrEP for serodiscordant couples, men and transgender women who have sex with men

Click here

 

WHO
Guidance on ART treatment as prevention (TasP)

Click here

USA

CDC
PrEP for the prevention of HIV infection in the USA

Click here

Europe

EACS

EACS Guidelines

Click here

UK

BHIVA
Guidelines on the use of HIV PrEP

Click here

 

BHIVA
UK national guideline for the use of PEP following sexual exposure

Click here

Germany/Austria

DAIG
German–Austrian guidelines for HIV PrEP

Click here

 

DAIG
German–Austrian guidelines for PEP of HIV infection

Click here

Screening and diagnosis

USA

CDC

Recommendations for HIV screening of gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men

Click here

UK

BHIVA
HIV testing guidelines consultation

Click here

 

BHIVA
HIV testing guidelines

Click here

Europe

ECDC
HIV testing: increasing uptake and effectiveness in the EU

Click here

 

EuroTEST
HIV indicator conditions: guidance for implementing HIV testing in adults in health care settings

Click here

Treatment guidelines

Global

WHO
Consolidated guidelines on the use of antiretroviral drugs for treating and preventing HIV infection

Click here

 

WHO
Guidelines for managing advanced HIV disease and rapid initiation of ART

Click here

USA

IAS-USA
Antiretroviral drugs for treatment and prevention of HIV infection in adults: recommendations of the IAS–USA panel

Click here

 

DHHS
Guidelines for the use of antiretroviral agents in adults and adolescents with HIV

Click here

Europe

EACS
EACS guidelines

Click here

Spain

GeSIDA
GeSIDA/National AIDS plan consensus document regarding ART in adults infected with HIV

Click here

UK

BHIVA
Guidelines for the treatment of HIV-1-positive adults with ART

Click here

Germany/Austria

DAIG 
German–Austrian guidelines for ART for HIV infection in children and adolescents

Click here

Italy

SIMIT

Italian guidelines on the use of ART and the diagnostic–clinical management of people with HIV-1 infection

Click here

France

French HIV expert group
French guidelines for ART for HIV-1 infection in adults

Click here

The UNAIDS initiative

Global

UNAIDS

90–90–90 – an ambitious treatment target to help end the AIDS epidemic

Click here

 

UNAIDS

Seizing the moment: update

Click here