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    Post-exposure Prophylaxis for HIV: Australian National Guidelines

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    These guidelines outline the management of individuals who have been exposed (or suspect they have been exposed) to HIV in non-occupational and occupational settings. Every presentation for PEP should be assessed on a case-by-case basis, balancing the potential harms and benefits of treatment.

    Recommendations following non-occupational exposure have been updated, and information about PEP in the context of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), PEP and children, renal disease, and gender identity and history has been added.

    Further supporting documents are also available via the NEW guidelines website at www.pep.guidelines.org.au or this page: www.ashm.org.au/pep-guidelines

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