December 17, 2010
Involving Men in Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission
Including the male partner in efforts to prevent mother-to-child transmission reduced the risk of HIV transmission and infant mortality by more than 40 percent compared with not involving the men, according to a study published in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and reported by aidsmap. The study was conducted between 1999 and 2005 in Nairobi, Kenya.
To read the aidsmap article, click here.
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