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ART in pictures: HIV treatment explained (June 2017)

Also in Russian. A new i-Base resource explaining HIV and ART. Read this guide online Download ART in pictures PDF (1.3 Mb) Order print copies (free in UK) This 32-page publication explains HIV and treatment (ART) by using six simple pictures. Each picture …

Adapting i-Base materials

Our materials have been widely adapted and translated. Here are some stories from some of the people we’ve been lucky enough to work with.

Treatment training manual for advocates (2016)

This manual contains eight modules with questions and answers. This manual is designed for people with no previous knowledge of the subjects. Read the manual online – please check dates for each section. The current online web pages for sections 1 to …

Clinical trials: a community guide to HIV research (2015)

A resource on how clinical trials work, why they are important, understanding the results and the role of the advocate in research. Download PDF 399 Kb Read this guide online in our training manual Read in magazine format The online …

AEGiS – global online treatment information library and news archive

For more than two decades, AEGiS was the largest and most comprehensive online HIV library.  It was also one of the first organisations to prioritise open-access to resources on HIV and AIDS.  Unfortunately, increasing difficulty with sustaining funding meant that this …

HIV and drug resistance: online training guide (2014)

This online course is a resource for treatment advocates who want to learn about HIV and drug resistance. It is also a reference for HIV positive people who want to know more about this aspect of treatment. Each module should …

Why we must provide HIV treatment information: global treatment literacy (2006)

Website – Download PDF 3 Mb A meeting held in Cape Town in March 2006, focused on the importance of treatment literacy and how this has developed in different countries. The meeting and it’s aims are documented is this book …

Article on START study in HIV Treatment Update (NAM/aidsmap) – June 2010

START… and why the time is now? Simon Collins of HIV i-Base looks at an important and exciting new study, which needs your help. The START study (Strategic Timing of Antiretroviral Therapy) is exploring when to start treatment and many …

Article on START study in BASELINE magazine – June 2010

The START study ­– if your CD4 is over 500 off-treatment… Simon Collins, HIV i-Base An important new study is enrolling in the UK and needs your help. The START study (Strategic Timing of AntiRetroviral Therapy) looks at when to …