Socio-economic, clinical and biological risk factors for mother - to – child transmission of HIV-1 in Muhima health centre (Rwanda): a prospective cohort study

@inproceedings{Bucagu2013SocioeconomicCA,
  title={Socio-economic, clinical and biological risk factors for mother - to – child transmission of HIV-1 in Muhima health centre (Rwanda): a prospective cohort study},
  author={Maurice Bucagu and Jean de Dieu Bizimana and John Muganda and Claire Perrine Humblet},
  booktitle={Archives of Public Health},
  year={2013}
}
BackgroundThree decades since the first HIV-1 infected patients in Rwanda were identified in 1983; the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome epidemic has had a devastating history and is still a major public health challenge in the country. This study was aimed at assessing socioeconomic, clinical and biological risk factors for mother – to – child transmission of HIV- in Muhima health centre (Kigali/Rwanda).MethodsThe prospective cohort study was conducted at Muhima Health centre (Kigali/Rwanda… CONTINUE READING
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