All patients with HIV should be referred to GUM


Useful links:


When to consider testing for HIV, and gaining verbal consent:




RCHT confidential patient and GP HIV email support:



Local support for people living or affected by HIV  http://www.kernowps.co.uk


Drug interaction informationhttp://www.hiv-druginteractions.org


Post exposure prophylaxis: Available through GUM, HIV services and ED.

Guidance on when appropriate: https://cks.nice.org.uk/hiv-infection-and-aids#!scenario:3



Date reviewed                          10/09/2019

Date of Next Review                 10/09/2020

Author                                      Sexual Health Team, the Hub, RCHT

Dr Issy Boyd, RMS GP sifter



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