Mother-to-child transmission of HIV

Breakthrough mother-to-child transmission of HIV in a low-health facility in Uganda

Objectives: Mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) of HIV can be minimized using elimination of MTCT (eMTCT) services. This study aimed to determine the proportion of infants who tested positive for HIV despite receiving eMTCT services in a rural setting in Northern Uganda. Methods: We retrospectively reviewed the early infant diagnosis register for the year January 2019 through June 2021 to collect data on participants enrolled in eMTCT services at Lalogi Health Centre IV...