Implementing anti-retroviral triple therapy to prevent HIV mother-to-child transmission: a public health approach in resource-limited settings

Marazzi, Cristina M.; Germano, Paola; Liotta, Giuseppe; Guidotti, Giovanni; Loureiro, Sandra; Gomes, Aurelio da Cruz; Blazquez, Maria C. Valls; Narciso, Pasquale; Perno, Carlo F.; Mancinelli, Sandro; Altan, Annamria Doro; Nielsen-Saines, Karin; Palombi, Leonardo; Altan, Annamaria Doro
December 2007
European Journal of Pediatrics;Dec2007, Vol. 166 Issue 12, p1305
Academic Journal
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The article presents a study on the implementation of anti-retroviral triple therapy to prevent HIV mother-to-child transmission in Mozambique. The study provided highly active anti-retroviral therapy (HAART) to pregnant woman until six months postpartum, and formula, clean water, nutritional supplementation, and continuing HAART to mothers if necessary.


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