The booklet is endorsed by the Australian Dental Association and provides an overview of HIV, its natural history, as well as transmission, testing and treatment. It also details the oral manifestations and complications associated with HIV infection and treatments. The responsibilities of dentists when managing a suspected HIV-associated oral condition in a patient with known, or unknown status, is also discussed.
It is available in hard copy and electronically at no cost to individuals and organisations in Australia. Accompanying the resource is also an e-Learning module.