Update on the transition to dolutegravir-based antiretroviral therapy

This technical report summarizes the discussions on the status of programmatic transition to tenofovir, lamivudine and dolutegravir (TLD) in low– and middle- income countries, addressing the best practices and major challenges faced by HIV programmes. The latest data on safety and efficacy of dolutegravir (DTG) containing regimens were also reviewed. The document identified the remaining gaps in knowledge, research, monitoring, and surveillance on DTG and TLD transition and listed the future priorities.