Partner disclosure of HIV status among HIV positive mothers in Northern Nigeria.

@article{Sagay2006PartnerDO,
  title={Partner disclosure of HIV status among HIV positive mothers in Northern Nigeria.},
  author={Atiene Solomon Sagay and Jonah Musa and Chinedu Chika Ekwempu and Godwin E. Imade and Abdulafiz Babalola and Gm Daniyan and Naveen G Malu and John Ameh Idoko and Phyllis J Kanki},
  journal={African journal of medicine and medical sciences},
  year={2006},
  volume={35 Suppl},
  pages={
          119-23
        }
}
Partner consent and support can substantially enhance adherence to PMTCT interventions. This study explores the issues concerning disclosure of HIV status to partners of HIV sero-positive mothers in a PMTCT programme in Jos, Northern Nigeria. Previously field-tested questionnaires were administered by trained counsellors to 570 consenting HIV positive mothers who were participating in the PMTCT programme at Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH), Jos. The findings were entered into Epi Info… CONTINUE READING

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