Promoting male involvement to improve PMTCT uptake and reduce antenatal HIV infection: a cluster randomized controlled trial protocol

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p778
Academic Journal
The article presents a cluster randomized controlled trial protocol to promote male involvement in order to enhance prevent mother to child transmission (PMTCT) uptake and reduce antenatal HIV infection. It mentions that a couple's risk reduction intervention was combined with an evidence based medication adherence intervention to enhance male participation and medication. It concludes that shared intervention elements may decrease sexual risk and improve PMTCT uptake.


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