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Selected PMTCT and Pediatric Studies from 2009 IAS Conference

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Summary

A slide set summarizing presentations related to pediatric HIV and prevention of mother-to-child-transmission presented at the 2009 International AIDS Society Conference in South Africa. Two of the key issues addressed include the CD4 count threshold at which to start ARV treatment for pregnant women and the prevention of postnatal transmission. Mma Bana, PEPI-Malawi and Kesho Bora results are discussed. This presentation also includes a section on pediatric ARV treatment studies, such as the NEVEREST study.

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Publisher: National Institutes of Health
Language: English
Format: PowerPoint
Regions: Global, Sub-Saharan Africa
Audiences: Doctors/Physicians, Researchers
Literacy level: High
Topic Areas: Complications of HIV in Children, Perinatal Interventions, Pediatric Antiretroviral Treatment
Resource Type: Presentations & Lectures