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What does HAART stand for?

HAART stands for Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HIV and AIDS treatment)

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Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), currently known for its therapeutic benefits against HIV, also reduced the spread of the virus among people with a history of injection drug use, according to a population-based study funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), a component of the National Institutes of Health.
1) For all 177 inmates in the sample, the current incarceration was at least the second within a year; at the time of their previous release, those known to have HIV infection had been linked to a program that would provide up to five months of HIV-related services, and those taking highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) had been given a week's supply of their medications and a prescription for a month's refill.
[FIGURES 1-2 OMITTED] KS in HIV-infected patients can be treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy, salivary gland chemotherapy, and radiation and/or complete surgical excision.