Table 3

Uptake of antiretrovirals among HIV-infected mother-child pairs (N = 173)

Uptake of maternal and infant sd-NVP during pregnancy and labor

Maternal sd-NVP received at ANC by those not already on HAART

111 (67.7%)

Maternal sd-NVP taken at onset or later in labor by mothers not on HAART (n = 156)

117 (75.0%)

Infant sd-NVP received within 72 hours after birth

114 (65.9%)


Uptake of maternal ART

Mothers already on HAART at ANC

9 (5.2%)

Mothers started HAART during pregnancy

8 (4.6%)

Mothers that started HAART post-partum

28 (23.9%)

Mothers attended (pre-) ART follow up in past 6 months

72 (44.4%)

ART

45 (100%)

pre-ART

27 (23.1%)


Uptake of follow up for exposed infants

Alive Mothers advised about follow up for exposed infants

99 (61.1%)

Infants followed and tested for HIV at least once at 18-20 months of age

47 (27.6%)

Exposed children tested HIV-Infected prior to the study

7/47 (14.9%)

HIV+ children started HAART

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van Lettow et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11:426   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-426

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