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Table 4 Timing of antiretroviral initiation

From: UK national clinical audit: management of pregnancies in women with HIV

Subgroup BHIVA recommendation Number of women Number (%) in accordance with recommendation
CD4 ≤ 350a Within 14 days of HIV diagnosis 105 30 (28.6)
VL <30,000b copies/mL By week 24 gestation 402 318 (79.1)
VL >30,000 copies/mL By week 16 gestation 121 47 (38.8)
  1. aWomen diagnosed with HIV during antenatal period
  2. bAlso includes women who conceived off ART where viral load was not reported