structured intermittent therapy


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structured intermittent therapy

Treatment for a disease in which periods of active drug use are alternated with drug holidays.
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On July 20 an erroneous Reuters report on structured treatment interruption (STI -- also called structured intermittent therapy, or SIT), titled "Experts Caution Against an AIDS Therapy," appeared in several newspapers, including the Web site of The New York Times.
Fauci, M.D.: Drug Holidays, Structured Treatment Interruptions, and Structured Intermittent Therapy
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