Nutritional indicators of adverse pregnancy outcomes and mother-to-child transmission of HIV among HIV-infected women.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

The American journal of clinical nutrition, Volume 87, Issue 6, p.1639-49 (2008)

Keywords:

2008, Female, HIV Infections, Humans, Infant, Newborn, Infant, Premature, Infectious Disease Transmission, Vertical, Malawi, Nutritional Status, Odds Ratio, PREGNANCY, Pregnancy Complications, Infectious, Pregnancy Outcome, Tanzania, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, Viral Load, Zambia

Abstract:

Poor nutrition may be associated with mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) of HIV and other adverse pregnancy outcomes.