Contraceptive Use and Associated Factors among Women Enrolling into HIV Care in Southwestern Uganda

@inproceedings{Muyindike2012ContraceptiveUA,
  title={Contraceptive Use and Associated Factors among Women Enrolling into HIV Care in Southwestern Uganda},
  author={Winnie R. Muyindike and Robin Fatch and Rachel Steinfield and Lynn T Matthews and Nicholas Musinguzi and Nneka Emenyonu and Jeffrey N Martin and Judith A Hahn},
  booktitle={Infectious diseases in obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Preventing unintended pregnancies among women living with HIV is an important component of prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission (PMTCT), yet few data exist on contraceptive use among women entering HIV care. METHODS This was a retrospective study of electronic medical records from the initial HIV clinic visits of 826 sexually active, nonpregnant, 18-49-year old women in southwestern Uganda in 2009. We examined whether contraceptive use was associated with HIV status… CONTINUE READING
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