Awareness and knowledge of mother-to-child transmission of HIV among pregnant women.

@article{Abiodun2007AwarenessAK,
  title={Awareness and knowledge of mother-to-child transmission of HIV among pregnant women.},
  author={Moses Omoniyi Abiodun and Munir'deen A Ijaiya and Peter A. Aboyeji},
  journal={Journal of the National Medical Association},
  year={2007},
  volume={99 7},
  pages={
          758-63
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the awareness and knowledge of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and its prevention among pregnant women attending the antenatal clinic of a federal medical center in Nigeria. METHODOLOGY Valid and reliable questionnaires were interviewer administered to pregnant women at antenatal booking during the study period, prior to being counseled on HIV/AIDS. RESULTS All respondents were aware of HIV/AIDS. The main sources of information included posters/billboards (37… CONTINUE READING

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