20981 - HIV Prevention in Mothers and Infants DR KANUPRIYA...

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Unformatted text preview: HIV Prevention in Mothers and Infants DR KANUPRIYA CHATURVEDI Objectives of the lesson • Upon completion of this lesson , the participant will be able to: • describe the comprehensive approach to prevention of HIV infection in infants and young children • discuss mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) of HIV infection • describe the four-pronged comprehensive approach to the prevention of parent-to-child transmission (PPTCT) of HIV • describe the role of maternal and child health (MCH) services in the PPTCT of HIV 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 # uninfected # infected during BF for 2 yrs # infected during delivery #infants infected during pregnancy 63 uninfected 15 15 7 MTCT in 100 HIV+ Mothers The majority of children do not get infected even when we do nothing Mother-Infant HIV Transmission in Hypothetical Cohort of 100 Children of HIV+ Mothers Early antenatal Late antenatal Early postpartum Late postpartum 36 wks 6 months Labor & Delivery 100 98 2 3 80 15 75 5 70 uninfected 5 95 Children at Risk Children Infected 30 infected Comprehensive Approach to Reducing HIV Infection in Infants and Young Children Comprehensive PPTCT services include 4 prongs: Prong 1 Primary prevention of HIV infection...
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