Compliance with and outcomes of CD4-based national guidelines for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV for Thailand, 2006-2007.

@article{Voramongkol2013ComplianceWA,
  title={Compliance with and outcomes of CD4-based national guidelines for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV for Thailand, 2006-2007.},
  author={Nipunporn Voramongkol and Thananda Naiwatanakul and Niramon Punsuwan and Nareeluck Kullerk and Rangsima Lolekha and Pattanasin Sarika and Somsak Pattarakulwanich and Michelle S. Mcconnell},
  journal={The Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health},
  year={2013},
  volume={44 6},
  pages={997-1009}
}
The 2006 Thailand national prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) guidelines recommended antiretroviral (ARV) regimen use during antenatal care (ANC) be based on CD4 results: highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) should be used for a CD4 < 200 cells/mm(3) and zidovudine/single-dose nevirapine should be used for a CD4 count > or = 200 cell/mm(3). We evaluated compliance with and outcomes of these guidelines. We conducted a retrospective chart review of HIV-infected… CONTINUE READING