Identifying factors associated with the uptake of prevention of mother to child HIV transmission programme in Tigray region, Ethiopia: a multilevel modeling approach

@inproceedings{Lerebo2014IdentifyingFA,
  title={Identifying factors associated with the uptake of prevention of mother to child HIV transmission programme in Tigray region, Ethiopia: a multilevel modeling approach},
  author={Wondwossen Terefe Lerebo and Steven Callens and Debra Jackson and Christina Zarowsky and Marleen Temmerman},
  booktitle={BMC health services research},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Prevention of mother to child HIV transmission (PMTCT) remains a challenge in low and middle-income countries. Determinants of utilization occur--and often interact--at both individual and community levels, but most studies do not address how determinants interact across levels. Multilevel models allow for the importance of both groups and individuals in understanding health outcomes and provide one way to link the traditionally distinct ecological- and individual-level studies. This… CONTINUE READING
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