Maternal Health and HIV

@article{McIntyre2005MaternalHA,
  title={Maternal Health and HIV},
  author={James A McIntyre},
  journal={Reproductive Health Matters},
  year={2005},
  volume={13},
  pages={129 - 135}
}
  • J. McIntyre
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Reproductive Health Matters
Abstract The HIV/AIDS epidemic is one of the major factors affecting women's health, with 20 million women living with HIV and more than two million pregnancies in HIV-positive women each year. Most HIV infections in women are in resource-constrained settings where the risk of maternal morbidity and mortality is also unacceptably high, and where most of the 529,000 deaths from complications of pregnancy, childbirth and abortion occur annually. There is increasing evidence that HIV/AIDS-related… Expand
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