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Postnatal Treatment, Care, & Support for Mothers and Families with HIV Infection - Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV Training Series

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Summary

Postnatal care includes physical assessment, referral for HIV/AIDS treatment, infant-feeding support, family planning and other support services. This module will instruct participants to be able to explain the treatment, care, and support needs of mothers with HIV infection; discuss the treatment and care needs of HIV- exposed infants and children; and speak to the importance of testing partners for HIV.

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Publisher: Department of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Care, Ministry of Health, Botswana
Language: English
Format: PDF
Regions: Sub-Saharan Africa, Botswana
Audiences: Community Health Workers/Volunteer Caregivers, Counselors, Midwives/Traditional Birth Attendants, Nurses, Physician's Assistants/Nurse Practitioners, Trainers
Literacy level: Medium
Topic Areas: General Care during Pregnancy, Labor, & Delivery, Infant Feeding, Perinatal Interventions, Primary Care of HIV-Infected Women, Reproductive Health & Family Planning, Testing & Counseling
Resource Type: Curricula