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Start now: Early antiretroviral initiation has clear benefits

KEY POINT

Enhanced CD4+ T-cell recovery has been observed with early initiation of antiretroviral therapy.

SOURCES

Le T et al. Enhanced CD4+ T-cell recovery with earlier HIV-1 antiretroviral therapy. N Engl J Med. 2013;3:218–30.

SPARTAC Trial Investigators. Short-course antiretroviral therapy in primary HIV infection. N Engl J Med. 2013;3:207–17.

Walker BD et al. Antiretroviral therapy in early HIV infection. N Engl J Med. 2013;3:279–81.