Same day HIV diagnosis and antiretroviral therapy initiation affects retention in Option B+ prevention of mother-to-child transmission services at antenatal care in Zomba District, Malawi

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INTRODUCTION Data from the Option B+ prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) program in Malawi show considerable variation between health facilities in retention on antiretroviral therapy (ART). In a programmatic setting, we studied whether the "model of care," based on the degree of integration of antenatal care (ANC), HIV testing and… (More)
DOI: 10.7448/IAS.19.1.20672

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@inproceedings{Chan2016SameDH, title={Same day HIV diagnosis and antiretroviral therapy initiation affects retention in Option B+ prevention of mother-to-child transmission services at antenatal care in Zomba District, Malawi}, author={Adrienne K Chan and Emmanuel Kanike and Richard Albert Bedell and Isabel Mayuni and Ruth Manyera and William Mlotha and Anthony D Harries and Joep J.G. van Oosterhout and Monique van Lettow}, booktitle={Journal of the International AIDS Society}, year={2016} }