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Antiretroviral interventions for preventing breast milk transmission of HIV

The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Oct 5, 2014

Angela B WhiteJennifer S Read

Abstract

An estimated 260,000 children under the age of 15 years acquired HIV infection in 2012. As much as 42% of mother-to-child transmission is related to breastfeeding. Antiretroviral prophylaxis for mothers or infants has the potential to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV through ...read more

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Maternal-Fetal Infection Transmission
Pregnancy Complications, Infectious
Morbidity Aspects
Zidovudine
Lamivudine
HIV Infections
Controlled Clinical Trials, Randomized
Injection, Zidovudine,10 MG Administered
Breast Feeding
Milk, Human
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Antiretroviral interventions for preventing breast milk transmission of HIV

The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Oct 5, 2014

Angela B WhiteJennifer S Read

PMID: 25280769

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.cd011323

Abstract

An estimated 260,000 children under the age of 15 years acquired HIV infection in 2012. As much as 42% of mother-to-child transmission is related to breastfeeding. Antiretroviral prophylaxis for mothers or infants has the potential to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV through ...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Maternal-Fetal Infection Transmission
Pregnancy Complications, Infectious
Morbidity Aspects
Zidovudine
Lamivudine
HIV Infections
Controlled Clinical Trials, Randomized
Injection, Zidovudine,10 MG Administered
Breast Feeding
Milk, Human
4
2
163
2

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