Published in Women's Health Weekly, January 19th, 2006
According to recent research published in the journal AIDS, "Peripartum antiretroviral regimens have been shown to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV (MTCT) in randomized clinical trials; however, direct comparison of published results is impossible given methodological and population differences."
The "efficacy of different antiretroviral regimens in reducing the risk of 6-week MTCT rate in African breastfeeding populations" was directly compared. A pooled analysis included "all mother-infant pairs" from...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Women's Health Weekly
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.