Antiretroviral regimens for preventing HIV infection in infants

Ekpini, René E.; Gilks, Charles
May 2007
Bulletin of the World Health Organization;May2007, Vol. 85 Issue 5, p483
Academic Journal
The article comments on the provision of antiretroviral (ARV) drugs to mothers and infants for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. It says that PMTCT initiatives are the key points to HIV-related care and treatment for women and children infected with HIV. It further says that the implementation of these initiatives should be taken as a chance to upgrade quality and increase uptake of maternal and child health services.


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