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Disclosure of HIV status to children in resource-limited settings: a systematic review
Informing children of their own HIV status is an important aspect of long‐term disease management, yet there is little evidence of how and when this type of disclosure takes place in resource‐limitedExpand
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A Cross-Sectional Study of Disclosure of HIV Status to Children and Adolescents in Western Kenya
Introduction Disclosure of HIV status to children is essential for disease management but is not well characterized in resource-limited settings. This study aimed to describe the prevalence ofExpand
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The Clinical Burden of Tuberculosis Among Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Children in Western Kenya and the Impact of Combination Antiretroviral Treatment
Context: The burden of tuberculosis (TB) disease in children, particularly in HIV-infected children, is poorly described because of a lack of effective diagnostic tests and the emphasis of publicExpand
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Retention of HIV‐infected and HIV‐exposed children in a comprehensive HIV clinical care programme in Western Kenya
Background  To describe incidence rates (IR) and risk factors for loss‐to‐follow‐up (LTFU) among HIV‐infected and HIV‐exposed children in a large HIV treatment programme in Western Kenya.
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The Prevalence of Disclosure of HIV Status to HIV-Infected Children in Western Kenya.
BACKGROUND As antiretroviral therapy (ART) allows the world's 2.3 million human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected children to grow and thrive, these children need to be informed of their HIVExpand
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The epidemiology of substance use among street children in resource-constrained settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
AIMS To compile and analyze critically the literature published on street children and substance use in resource-constrained settings. METHODS We searched the literature systematically and usedExpand
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Mental health challenges among adolescents living with HIV
Introduction: Mental health is a critical and neglected global health challenge for adolescents infected with HIV. The prevalence of mental and behavioural health issues among HIV‐infectedExpand
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Factors underlying taking a child to HIV care: implications for reducing loss to follow-up among HIV-infected and -exposed children
Objective: With the aim of reducing pediatric loss to follow-up (LTFU) from HIV clinical care programs in sub-Saharan Africa, we sought to understand the personal and socio-cultural factorsExpand
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Nutritional Status of Orphaned and Separated Children and Adolescents Living in Community and Institutional Environments in Uasin Gishu County, Kenya
Objective To describe the nutritional status of orphaned and separated children and adolescents (OSCA) living in households in the community (HH), on the street, and those in institutionalExpand
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Current strategies for improving access and adherence to antiretroviral therapies in resource-limited settings
The rollout of antiretroviral therapy (ART) significantly reduced human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-related morbidity and mortality, but good clinical outcomes depend on access and adherence toExpand
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