CAPRISA, Médecins Sans Frontières, 2018.
This AIDS 2018 session covered key challenges and opportunities for implementation of point-of-care (POC)/near patient diagnostics for HIV early infant diagnosis and viral load (VL) in resource limited settings. Key presentations include:
- Economic and public health impact of decentralized HIV VL testing in Kenya
- POC VL to facilitate differentiated HIV care in South Africa
- Impact of early initiation of ART following in-utero HIV infection
- Leveraging on GeneXpert’s expanded assay menu for the integrated management of co-infections.