Preventing HIV Infection with Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) – PediaCast CME 065
- Dr Megan Brundrett visits the studio as we consider the prevention of HIV infection with Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP). We explore identification and support of at-risk youth and discuss the benefits, risks and side effects of PrEP medications. We hope you can join us!
Instructions to obtain CME/CE Credit
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- Listen to the podcast.
- Complete the post test at Nationwide Children’s CloudCME.
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- Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)
- HIV Infection
At the end of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Define HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and identify the medications used to provide it.
- Initiate PrEP and provide ongoing medical management for at-risk teenagers.
- Describe barriers to PrEP use in teenagers and share strategies for overcoming them.
- Counsel those receiving PrEP therapy on the prevention of other sexually-transmitted infections.
- Family AIDS Clinic and Educational Services Program (FACES) – Nationwide Children’s
- Ready, Set, PrEP
- PrEP Assistance Programs
- Paying for PrEP Fact Sheet (CDC)
- Administration of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Against HIV Infection (UpToDate)
- Patient Evaluation and Selection for HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (UpToDate)
- PrEP Fact Page (CDC)
- Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Important to Stopping Spread of HIV (AAP News)
- Antiretroviral Drug Approved for HIV PrEP in At-Risk Adolescents (AAP News)
- PrEP and Adolescents: The Role of Providers in Ending the AIDS Epidemic (Pediatrics)
- Preexposure Prophylaxis for Prevention of HIV Acquisition Among Adolescents (MMWR)
- Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report
- U=U Prevention Access Campaign
- HIV Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) Fact Sheet (CDC)
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