March 2021, Volume 71, Issue 3

Editorial

Challenges of Antiretroviral Treatment for Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection in Pakistan

Sharaf Ali Shah  , Arshad Altaf  , Sten H. Vermund

Pakistan is a nation in the Asia and Pacific region where new HIV infections have been increasing at a worrying pace since 2010. The Asia and Pacific region was home to an estimated 5.8 million people living with HIV (PLHIV) in 2019.1 Along with some central Asian nations, Bangladesh, Philippines, Pakistan, and Afghanistan are facing rapidly expanding HIV epidemics.

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