HIV i-Base

Treatment training manual for advocates (2016)

Manual cover

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 8 are from January 2016.

PDF format (easier for printing)

Please note that the Question and Answers modules still need to be revised to the January 2016 updates.

1. Immune system and CD4 count (January 2016) – Questions PDFAnswers PDF

2. Virology, HIV and viral load (January 2016) – Questions PDFAnswers PDF

3. Introduction to ARVs and ART (January 2016) – Questions PDFAnswers PDF

4. Side effects of ARVs (January 2016) – Questions PDF – Answers PDF

5. Opportunistic infections and coinfections (January 2016) – Questions PDF – Answers PDF

6 – HIV and pregnancy (January 2016) – Questions PDFAnswers PDF

7 – HIV and people who inject drugs (PWID) – (January 2016) – Questions PDFAnswers PDF

PDF files will be updated in January 2016 for the sections below.

8 – Clinical trials and research (2009)

CD4 and viral load Powerpoint

9. i-Base have also producd an online course about HIV and drug resistance. This is similar to other modules but more scientifically advanced. The language is still non-techincal though.