Journal Articles | May 2015

The Association between HIV Status and Antenatal Care Attendance among Pregnant Women in Rural Hospitals in Lesotho

Overview

Created by:

Gill M, Machekano R, Isavwa A, Ahimsibwe A, Oyebanji O, Akintade O, Tiam A. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. March 2015.

Country:

Lesotho

Topics:

Maternal and Child Health; Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission; Strategic Information, Evaluation and Research

Early and frequent antenatal clinic (ANC) attendance is important for promotion of healthy outcomes for mother and child. This study explored the relationship between HIV status at the first ANC visit and subsequent ANC attendance among pregnant women in Lesotho.

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