Adult HIV Care and Treatment

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Temporal trends in treatment outcomes for HIV-1 and HIV-2-infected adults enrolled in Côte d’Ivoire

Journal Articles

By Auld AF, Ekra KA, Shiraishi RW, et al. PloSOne May 2014.

This study conducted a retrospective chart review to assess trends in patient characteristics and attrition (death or loss to follow-up) over time, among a nationally representative sample of 3,682 adults (≥15 years) initiating antiretroviral therapy during 2004-2007 at 34 health facilities.

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Option B+ Means Treatment for Life

By Heather Mason

Lesotho, with assistance from EGPAF, was one of the first countries to adopt a new set of World Health Organization guidelines for treatment of pregnant women living with HIV. The new guidelines, referred to as “Option B+,” recommend that all pregnant or breastfeeding women who test HIV-positive be immediately enrolled on ART and remain on treatment for life.

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Facts About EGPAF’s Public Policy and Advocacy Work

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This fact sheet illustrates how EGPAF advocates for change and support in the field of HIV.

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Preventing tuberculosis among HIV-infected pregnant women in Lesotho: the case for rolling out active case finding and isoniazid preventive therapy

Journal Articles

By Tiam A, Machekano R, Gounder C, et al. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. September 2014.

The study evaluated the implementation of tuberculosis idenitication and treatment guidelines in maternal and child health  settings in two health facilities in Lesotho.

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EGPAF Country Fact Sheet: Kenya

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Key facts on HIV and AIDS in Kenya and EGPAF's work to support health programs in-country.

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EGPAF Country Fact Sheet: Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Key facts on HIV and AIDS in the Democratic Republic of Congo and EGPAF's work to support health programs in-country.

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Barriers to Men's Participation in Antenatal and Prevention of Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission Care in Cameroon, Africa

Journal Articles

As a quality improvement initiative, a survey was administered to identify men's knowledge and attitudes regarding antenatal care, and prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission, as well as HIV testing, care and treatment.

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EGPAF Country Fact Sheet: Cameroon

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Key facts on HIV and AIDS in Cameroon and EGPAF's work to support health programs in-country. 

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EGPAF Country Fact Sheet: Uganda

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Key facts on HIV and AIDS in Uganda and EGPAF's work to support health programs in-country. 

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