HIV and newborns - Pregnancy, part 5

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Abstract:

This one-page handout with accompanying video and audio recording educates people about ways to protect and care for babies born to women with HIV. It discusses medicines that HIV-positive mothers can take to lower the risk of passing HIV to the unborn baby, medicines administered to the newborn, virologic tests used to identify the baby's HIV status, and medicine given to the baby if it has HIV.

Author(s):
Healthy Roads Media
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
N/A
Translation Review:
N/A
Country:
N/A
Population:
N/A
Keywords:
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, Delivery, obstetric, HIV infections, Infant, newborn, Infectious disease transmission, vertical, Mothers, Parturition, Women's Health
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
5/23/2017
Reviewed By:
HealthReach staff and Author/Agency

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Audio: Listen (MP3, 1.61 MB)