Determinants of nondisclosure of HIV status among women attending the prevention of mother to child transmission programme, Makonde district, Zimbabwe, 2009

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INTRODUCTION The 2007 United Nations General Assembly Report on HIV/AIDS in Zimbabwe reported nondisclosure of HIV status as a challenge in the PMTCT programme. Preliminary investigations on nondisclosure among 21 women tested for HIV at Chinhoyi Hospital showed that only six had disclosed their HIV status. We investigated the determinants of nondisclosure… (More)

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@inproceedings{Mucheto2011DeterminantsON, title={Determinants of nondisclosure of HIV status among women attending the prevention of mother to child transmission programme, Makonde district, Zimbabwe, 2009}, author={Pride Mucheto and Addmore Chadambuka and Gerald N Shambira and Mufuta Tshimanga and Notion Tafara Gombe and Wenceslas Nyamayaro}, booktitle={The Pan African medical journal}, year={2011} }