U.S. Public Health Service Perinatal Guidelines

The United States Public Health Service provides clinical guidelines for the treatment of HIV/AIDS that are continually reviewed and updated by experts in the field. They are available at AIDSinfo.

Sources of treatment information for perinatal HIV include the following:

Public Health Service Task Force Recommendations for Use of Antiretroviral Drugs in Pregnant HIV-1 Infected Women for Maternal Health and Interventions to Reduce Perinatal HIV Transmission in the United States

  • Federally approved guidelines for pre-conceptional, antepartum, intrapartum and postpartum care of pregnant women with HIV.

Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in Pediatric HIV Infection

  • Federally approved guidelines for the care of HIV-exposed and HIV-infected infants and children.