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
  • Bygbjerg, Ib Christian
  • 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.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
Artikelnummer910
TidsskriftB M C Public Health
Vol/bind13
Sider (fra-til)1-9
Antal sider8
ISSN1471-2458
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 2 okt. 2013

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