Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission

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EGPAF Country Fact Sheet: Lesotho

Fact Sheets

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

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Unmet Need for Family Planning, Contraceptive Failure, and Unintended Pregnancy among HIV-Infected and HIV-uninfected Women in Zimbabwe

Journal Articles

By McCoy S, Buzdugan R, Ralph L, Mushavi A, Mahomva A, Hakobyan A, Watadzaushe C, Dirawo J, Cowan F, Padian N.

Prevention of unintended pregnancies among women living with HIV infection is a strategy recommended by the World Health Organization for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV. This study assessed pregnancy intentions and contraceptive use among HIV-positive and HIV-negative women with a recent pregnancy in Zimbabwe.

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Mentor Mothers: Connecting HIV-Positive Women in DRC

Issue Briefs

This brief describes the mother mentor program, a peer support group working to improve the lives of pregnant women and mothers living with HIV in Democratic Republic of Congo. 

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EGPAF Country Fact Sheet: Kenya

Fact Sheets

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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Sharing Tasks Among Health Care Workers in Uganda to Integrate Rapid Syphilis Testing in PMTCT Services

Technical Briefs

This brief highlights EGPAF's work in integrating rapid syphilis and HIV testing through health care worker taskshifting in Uganda.

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Exploring the use of mobile phone technology for the enhancement of the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV program in Nyanza, Kenya: a qualitative study

Journal Articles

By Jennings J, Ong’ech J, Simiyu R, Sirengo M and Kassaye S. BMC Public Health December 2013

Community-based mobile phone programs can complement gaps in clinical services for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in areas with poor infrastructure and personnel shortages. However, community and health worker perceptions on optimal mobile phone communication for prevention of mother-to-child transmission are underexplored. This study examined what specific content and forms of mobile communication are acceptable to support the prevention of mother-to-child transmission.

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Family Planning and HIV Integration: An Essential Strategy for Preventing Pediatric HIV and Protections

Technical Briefs

A global technical brief depicting the promising efforts of integrating family planning services along with prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission services.

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EGPAF Country Fact Sheet: Zambia

Fact Sheets

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

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Challenges in infant and young child nutrition in the context of HIV

Journal Articles

By Sint TT, Lovich R, Hammond W, et al. AIDS November 2013

This article explores issues and evidence related to infant and young child feeding for the prevention and care of pediatric HIV in resource-limited settings in light of new HIV treatment guidelines, implementation challenges and knowledge gaps.

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