Field effectiveness of combination antiretroviral prophylaxis for the prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission in rural Zambia

Matthew G Gartland, Namwinga T Chintu, Michelle S Li, Mwila K Lembalemba, Saziso N Mulenga, Maximillian Bweupe, Patrick Musonda, Elizabeth M Stringer, Jeffrey S A Stringer, Benjamin H Chi

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Abstract

To evaluate the effectiveness of maternal combination antiretroviral prophylaxis for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) in a program setting.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1253-62
Number of pages10
JournalAIDS
Volume27
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 15 May 2013

Keywords

  • Adult
  • Anti-HIV Agents
  • CD4 Lymphocyte Count
  • CD4-Positive T-Lymphocytes
  • Cohort Studies
  • Drug Therapy, Combination
  • Female
  • HIV Infections
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Infectious Disease Transmission, Vertical
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Complications, Infectious
  • Prospective Studies
  • Rural Population
  • Young Adult
  • Zambia

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