Credits and about out guides

Thanks to an extended advisory group of HIV positive people, community advocates and medical advisors for comments on this guide.

Special thanks to Dr Tristan Barber, Dr Yvonne Gilleece and Professor Saye Khoo and to Nadia Naous at the HIV Pharmacist Group for medical review and comments.

Quotes through the guide are thanks to Hosanna, Lenny, Matt, Memory, Mike, Nathan, Paul, Polly, Simon, Tim, Vladimir, Winnie and Xavi.

Original design by No Days Off.

Not-for-profit copying is encouraged or call for additional free copies.

Written and compiled by Simon Collins for HIV i-Base (24th edition, May 2022)

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Last updated: 1 June 2022.