Early infant diagnosis of HIV in three regions in Tanzania; successes and challenges. NA
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Mercy G. Chiduo, Bruno M. Mmbando, Zarah P. Theilgaard, Ib Christian Bygbjerg, Jan Gerstoft, Martha M. Lemnge, Terese Katzenstein
The study showed an increase in testing of HIV exposed infants within the three years, there is large variations of HIV prevalence among the regions. Challenges like; sample turnaround time and LTFU must be overcome before this can translate into the intended goal of early initiation of lifelong lifesaving antiretroviral therapy for the infants.
|Journal||B M C Public Health|
|Number of pages||8|
|Publication status||Published - 2 Oct 2013|
- Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences