Traditional birth attendants lack basic information on HIV and safe delivery practices in rural Mysore, India


BACKGROUND There is little research on HIV awareness and practices of traditional birth attendants (TBA) in India. This study investigated knowledge and attitudes among rural TBA in Karnataka as part of a project examining how traditional birth attendants could be integrated into prevention-of-mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) programs in India… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-10-570


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