TITLE

Antiretroviral regimens for preventing HIV infection in infants

AUTHOR(S)
Ekpini, René E.; Gilks, Charles
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Bulletin of the World Health Organization;May2007, Vol. 85 Issue 5, p483
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
27631125

 

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