NDOH, South Africa
This document, and the associated circular (FDC ARV Circular, dated 25.05.2015) provides guidance on how to prescribe FDCs. This reduces the need to use single-agent lamivudine tablets.
The DoH requires that all third line drugs should be appropriately motivated for, using the form provided.
There are four fixed-dose ARV combinations available. Here are the NDoH guidelines for their use in first and second-line ART regimens.
April 2015 guidelines for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) and the management of HIV in children, adolescents and adults
Includes STI guideline changes, national STI services results reporting and high transmission areas: key populations
Additional Content to the National Sexually Transmitted Infections Care and Treatment Course for Health Care Workers
Sexually Transmitted Infections: NDOH Management Guidelines 2015
National consolidated guidelines for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) and the management of HIV in children, adolescents and adults
NDOH circular on changes in the prescription of progestin subdermal implants (implanon) in women taking enzyme-inducing drugs such as efavirenz, rifampicin and certain epilepsy medicines.
Notice to public health facilities of a supplier shortage of NVP 100ml and 240ml
Implementing all these strategies in combination will not only reduce the burden of disease in
children but help us attain the goal of zero TB deaths in children. Partnerships with communities
and more research into new diagnostic tests, better vaccines and child friendly medicine
formulations will provide immense opportunities for attaining this goal.
The latest National Tuberculosis Management Guidelines - 2014
Circular issued by the National Department of Health stating that ALL eligible patient groups should be offered to switch to the fixed-dose combination of Tenofovir(TDF) + Emtricitabine (FTC)+ Efavirenz (EFV).
National Strategic Plan for HIV Prevention, Care and Treatment for Sex Workers First Edition 2013
NDoH First Line Comprehensive Management and Control of Sexually Transmitted Infections
NDOH motivation form for third line ART
NDOH protocol for accessing third-line antiretroviral therapy in the public sector
NDOH algorithm for the management of HIV-exposed children
Newly revised protocol for the management of health complaints in the public sector
Algorithm for HIV-exposed and infected children, from HCT into care
This document is a PDF version of the National Department of Health's Overview presentation of the latest ART guidelines, to be implemented from April 1st 2013. This includes the introduction of fixed dose combination regimens.
These are the latest complete ART guidelines from the National Department of Health. Official implementation date is the 1st of April 2013.
This document contains the short combined guidelines for antiretroviral treatment for South Africa in 2013. This document was published on 14 March 2013 by the National Department of Health. This includes standardised national guidelines for adults and adolescents, children, HIV-positive pregnant women as well as HIV-positive newborn infants.
These presentation slides, put together by the South African National Department of Health, should aid in training staff for the correct implementation of the 2013 standardised guidelines for Fixed Dose Combination (FDC) antiretroviral therapy regimens.
This document, published by the South African National Department of Health on 13 March 2013, contains several demonstrative case studies for trainers to teach the correct implementation of Fixed Dose Combination (FDC) regimens in terms of the latest guidelines. It includes several realistic case studies and the accompanying answers.
This document, published by the South African National Department of Health on 13 March 2013, includes the departments standardised guidelines for implementation of Fixed Dose Combination (FDC) regimens. Thus its purpose is to update frontline clinical staff for the implementation of FDC guidelines in PMTCT, paediatric and adult ARV treatment.