Foeto-maternal outcome of HIV-positive pregnant women on Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy
作者: Samuels EON Isah AY Offiong RA Ekele BA.
刊名: International Journal of Medicine and Biomedical Research, 2014, Vol.3 (3)
来源数据库: Michael Joanna Publications
DOI: 10.14194/ijmbr.3.3.8
关键词: HIVHAARTpregnancy outcomematernal and child healthvertical transmissionbooked patient
原始语种摘要: Background: A human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in pregnant women is an important medical challenge. There exist varied reports on the foeto-maternal outcome amongst HIV positive women in Africa. Aim: The study was to compare the foeto-maternal outcome among HIV-positive pregnant women who are on HAART with those that are HIV-negative. Methods: A comparative, case-control study of booked HIV-positive and HIV-negative women attending ante-natal clinic (ANC) in Abuja. One hundred and five serial eligible HIV-positive women who booked for ante-natal care between October 8, 2012 and April 29, 2013 were recruited and matched with the control. They were followed up to six weeks post-partum. Live babies were tested for HIV using DNA polymerase chain reaction (PCR) at six weeks...
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  • HIV Hydraulic Isolation Valve
  • pregnant 怀孕的
  • maternal 母的
  • women 妇女
  • significantly 较大地
  • outcome 效果
  • booked 已订购的
  • vertical 垂线
  • positive 阳片
  • precautionary 预防的