Evaluating the safety of interventions for prevention of perinatal transmission of HIV.

  • T. Fleming
  • Published 2000 in Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences


Efficient approaches are needed for obtaining reliable insights into the safety, in developing and developed country settings, of interventions for prevention of mother-to-child transmission (MCT) of HIV. A randomized trial designed with an appropriate sample size and adequate duration of follow-up provides a powerful tool for obtaining causal evidence… (More)