TITLE

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

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p778
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
67070961

 

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