Treatment and testing guidelines

Key sources

These comprehensive UK, European and US treatment guidelines are a good reference for minimum standards of care. As with all treatment document, check the published date and that you are using the most recent edition.

British HIV Association – leading UK guidelines on a wide range of management topics

European AIDS Clinical Society – European guidelines including treatment, side effects, complications and hepatitis coinfection.

US Department of Health and Human Sciences (DHHS) – leading US guidelines on treatment for adults, children and during pregnancy and on management of opportunistic infections.

For children and HIV treatment, CHIVA and PENTA have further information including European guidelines.

CHIVA – Children’s HIV Association

PENTA – Paediatric European Network for Treatment of AIDS

British HIV Association guidelines

European AIDS Clinical Society guidelines

US Department of Health and Human Sciences guidelines

The most recent guidelines are posted to these web pages as PDF files.

Children’s HIV Association guidelines

A wide range of guidelines and protocols on adherence, clinical care and dyslipidaemia are available on the CHIVA website. These include:

PENTA guidelines

Published: October 13, 2010
Last edited: January 28, 2011