Q.  Should all HIV infected children less than 5 years of age be put on antiretroviral therapy_?
Poll Results

   
No, it may lead to drug toxicity
 23.48%
   
Yes, earlier started the better
 76.52%
 
Sr. NoDateRemarks
1
17 Oct 2013it depended on immunity of Pt {CD4 percent}
2
17 Oct 2013sir,as we know that HIV causes immundeficiency and the child prone to unususal and life threatening infection and there is continuous risk of transmission of infectious virus,ithink the treatment stated as early as possible after fulfiling prerequisite.thanks
3
08 Oct 2013HIVplusTB START ART HIV WITH CD4 LESS THAN 350 START ART. HIV IN STAGE 3 OR 4 START ART. HIV WITH WEIGHT LOSS START ART.
4
08 Oct 2013Early start of ART will decrease mortality.
5
07 Oct 2013earlier the treatment we start, less chances of oppurtunistic infection
6
05 Oct 2013Yes early start helps
7
04 Oct 2013THOSE WITH LOW CD4 COUNT, WITH SYMPTOMS SHOULD RECIEVE DRUG THERAPY. DR S CHHATWANI
8
02 Oct 2013Must be started at earliest,keeping toxicity of drugs and shorthand development in mind


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