Survival of infants born to HIV-positive mothers, by feeding modality, in Rakai, Uganda.

TitleSurvival of infants born to HIV-positive mothers, by feeding modality, in Rakai, Uganda.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsKagaayi, J, Gray, RH, Brahmbhatt, H, Kigozi, G, Nalugoda, F, Wabwire-Mangen, F, Serwadda, D, Sewankambo, N, Ddungu, V, Ssebagala, D, Sekasanvu, J, Kigozi, G, Makumbi, F, Kiwanuka, N, Lutalo, T, Reynolds, SJ, Wawer, MJ
JournalPloS one
Volume3
Issue12
Paginatione3877
Date Published2008
ISSN1932-6203
KeywordsAdolescent, Adult, Bottle Feeding, Breast Feeding, Decision Making, Disease-Free Survival, Female, Follow-Up Studies, HIV Seropositivity, Humans, Infant Mortality, Infant, Newborn, Infectious Disease Transmission, Vertical, Kaplan-Meier Estimate, Middle Aged, Pregnancy, Survival Rate, Uganda
Abstract

Data comparing survival of formula-fed to breast-fed infants in programmatic settings are limited. We compared mortality and HIV-free of breast and formula-fed infants born to HIV-positive mothers in a program in rural, Rakai District Uganda.

Alternate JournalPLoS ONE
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