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New Treatment Benchmark for Starting AIDS Treatment

Researchers have identified a new benchmark for starting drug treatment for AIDS.

"The question of when to start therapy has been a “swinging pendulum,” notes an editorial accompanying the study. The marker in question is the CD4 count, which represents how many of the cells that the AIDS virus attacks are found in a microliter of blood."

 
 

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