HIV in maternal and child heath: concurrent crises demand cooperation

PLoS Med. 2010 Jul 27;7(7):e1000311. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000311.

Abstract

The PLoS Medicine editors argue that the time has come to integrate prevention and treatment of HIV into maternal and child health care programs.

Publication types

  • Editorial
  • Introductory Journal Article

MeSH terms

  • Child Mortality
  • Child, Preschool
  • Female
  • HIV Infections / mortality
  • HIV Infections / prevention & control*
  • HIV Infections / transmission*
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Infectious Disease Transmission, Vertical / prevention & control*
  • International Cooperation
  • Maternal-Child Health Centers / organization & administration*
  • Maternal-Child Health Centers / trends
  • Pregnancy
  • United Nations / organization & administration
  • World Health Organization / organization & administration