RETRIeVE: ReversE TranscRiptase Inhibitor hiV Practice
Recruitment status was Active, not recruiting
An observational retrospective study of NNRTI experienced patients who have virologically failed. The study aims to assess resistance profiling and subsequent prescription patterns of patients on NNRTIs
|Study Design:||Time Perspective: Retrospective|
|Official Title:||Non-nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitor Failure in a High HIV Caseload Australian Primary Care Practice|
|Study Start Date:||June 2010|
|HIV1 positive, NNRTI exposure and failure|
This is a cross-sectional study involving retrospective review of HIV-1 positive patient records who began treatment with a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) and subsequently failed. Patients who have virologically failed previous NNRTI treatment, or have resistance to 1 drug in the NNRTI class are examined further. Such patients will have attended the clinic every 3-6 months for routine medical care. The data source for variables collected is the patient's electronic medical records. This database is located at Holdsworth House Medical Practice (HHMP), Sydney.