At the end of this activity, participants should be able to recognize the different classes of antiretroviral medications and how they inhibit propagation of the virus, define and explain Highly-active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART), identify the seven preferred regimes for treatment of naive patients, as stated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, state the goals of HIV therapy and explain the importance of adherence in relation to HAART.
This continuing education activity was designed specifically for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.
Kara Brockhaus, Pharm.D., clinical pharmacist, surgery, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Mich.
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Continuing Education Credit
Michigan Pharmacists Association (MPA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Universal Activity #0112-000-16-006-H01; 1.0 contact hour; Initial Release Date: 12/28/16; Expiration Date: 12/25/19
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