Recent data presented at CROI 2021 provide insights on the clinical significance of INSTIs and weight gain. Here are my takeaways regarding cardiovascular and metabolic implications of INSTI-associated weight gain.
Healthcare professionals need better understanding of the processes involved with weight gain in patients taking antiretroviral therapy. New and upcoming data are providing valuable insights.
Recent trials of switch strategies involving 2-drug regimens aim to maintain strong virologic suppression while minimizing adverse events and maximizing tolerability. Here’s my take.