Exposure to antiretroviral therapy in utero or early life: the health of uninfected children born to HIV-infected women.

@article{2003ExposureTA,
  title={Exposure to antiretroviral therapy in utero or early life: the health of uninfected children born to HIV-infected women.},
  author={},
  journal={Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes},
  year={2003},
  volume={32 4},
  pages={380-7}
}
  • Published 2003 in Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes
Concerns have been raised over possible adverse effects of prophylactic antiretroviral therapy (ART) on the fetus and newborn. We analyzed data relating to uninfected children enrolled in the European Collaborative Study and investigated the association between ART exposure, perinatal problems, and major adverse health events later in life. Median length of follow-up was 2.2 (0-15.9) years. Of the 2414 uninfected children, 687 (28%) were exposed to ART in all three periods (antenatal… CONTINUE READING