Shock to the System: Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV and Child Mortality

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Nicholas Wilson;
  • Subject: HIV/AIDS, HIV prevention, PMTCT, Zambia
    • jel: jel:I10 | jel:J13
    mesheuropmc: immune system diseases | virus diseases

This paper examines the effect of introducing a new HIV/AIDS service, prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT), on overall quality of prenatal and postnatal care. My results suggest that local PMTCT introduction in Zambia may have actually increased all... View more
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