Performance Measures for Guidelines on Preventing Opportunistic Infections in Patients Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus

Published in: Clinical Infectious Diseases, v. 30, suppl. 1, Apr. 1, 2000, p. S85-S93

Posted on RAND.org on January 01, 2000

by Peter A. Gross, Steven M. Asch, Mari M. Kitahata, Kenneth A. Freedberg, David Barr, David A. Melnick, Samuel A. Bozzette

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This article serves as a complement to the 1999 US Public Health Service/Infectious Diseases Society of America guidelines on the prevention of opportunistic infections in persons infected with HIV, published in this issue of Clinical Infectious Diseases. A number of performance measures to assess compliance with the guidelines and to aid in their implementation are proposed.

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