Fertility Desires and Intentions of HIV-Positive Women of Reproductive Age in Ontario, Canada: A Cross-Sectional Study

@inproceedings{Loutfy2009FertilityDA,
  title={Fertility Desires and Intentions of HIV-Positive Women of Reproductive Age in Ontario, Canada: A Cross-Sectional Study},
  author={Mona Loutfy and Trevor A Hart and S. Shahid Mohammed and Desheng Su and Edward D. Ralph and Sharon Lynn Walmsley and Lena C. Soje and Marvelous Muchenje and Anita Rochelle Rachlis and Fiona Mary Smaill and Jonathan Angel and Janet M. Raboud and Michael Seth Silverman and Wangari Esther Tharao and Kevin A Gough and Mark H. Yudin},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2009}
}
BACKGROUND Improvements in life expectancy and quality of life for HIV-positive women coupled with reduced vertical transmission will likely lead numerous HIV-positive women to consider becoming pregnant. In order to clarify the demand, and aid with appropriate health services planning for this population, our study aims to assess the fertility desires and intentions of HIV-positive women of reproductive age living in Ontario, Canada. METHODOLOGY/PRINCIPAL FINDINGS A cross-sectional study… CONTINUE READING

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