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Authors: de Oliveira T, Rossouw T, Van Vuuren C, Naidu K, Ndwandwe L, Seebregts C
Introduction:Several years into the ART rollout program in South Africa, some patients are beginning to fail their first or second-line drug regimens.
Data on HIV drug resistance and its impact on the management of patients with subtype C viruses is limited. Information on resistance associated mutations at clinical outcome of patients is needed to guide treatment options and ensure that South Africas ART program is highly effective.
Virtual Failure Clinic meetings:A virtual failure clinic meeting is schedule twice a month on Wednesdays, 8am-9am. During these meetings, one clinical cases are presented together with literature on the subject.