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Botswana 2000 HIV sero-prevalence sentinel survey amongst pregnant women and men with STDs

Botswana 2000 HIV sero-prevalence sentinel survey amongst pregnant women and men with STDs

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Published by AIDS/STD Unit in [Gaborone] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Botswana.
    • Subjects:
    • AIDS (Disease) -- Botswana.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBotswana 2000 HIV sero-prevalence and STD syndrome sentinel survey :
      Statement[edited by Kereng Masupu ... et al.].
      ContributionsMasupu, K. V., Botswana. AIDS/STD Unit., National AIDS Co-ordinating Agency (Botswana), World Health Organization., Center for Disease Control.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA643.86.B55 B67 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 22 p. :
      Number of Pages22
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3739136M
      LC Control Number2003408502

        The baseline survey for an ongoing randomised controlled cluster trial (RCCT) in Botswana, Namibia, and Swaziland provided an opportunity to examine the association between aspects of choice disability and HIV status among young men and women, and is the basis for this article. The principal outcome studied in the RCCT is HIV status in Cited by: because HIV infection leads to some forms of choice dis-ability, or both. The baseline survey for an ongoing randomised controlled cluster trial (RCCT) [39]in Botswana, Namibia, and Swaziland provided an opportu-nity to examine the association between aspects of choice disability and HIV status among young men and women,Cited by:

      The HIV/AIDS Sentinel Sero Survey of women attending ante natal care services, however, may give reasons for hope. Despite the reduction in the HIV prevalence rate amongst women tested in the sentinel sero surveys of and HIV prevalence in pregnant women by age group % 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% 30% Sentinel surveillance among pregnant women may have significantly underestimated population HIV-1 seroprevalence for women under the age of 35 years. HIV-1 surveillance proved feasible and.

      India has the third largest HIV epidemic in the world. In , HIV prevalence among adults (aged ) was an estimated %. This figure is small compared to most other middle-income countries but because of India's huge population ( billion people) this equates to million people living with HIV.1 2 Overall, India’s HIV epidemic is slowing down.   The rate of HIV infection was higher in pregnant women from urban (%) (80/) than rural areas (%) (75/) [OR = , 95% CI: –]. In the study participants attending the same health institutions, the rate of HIV infection in pregnant women correlated with the rate of HIV infection in TB patients (R 2 = ). ConclusionCited by:


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Botswana 2000 HIV sero-prevalence sentinel survey amongst pregnant women and men with STDs Download PDF EPUB FB2

[1] The National AIDS Coordinating Agency, Botswana. Second generation HIV/AIDS surveillance: a technical report, November [2] The National AIDS Coordinating Agency, Botswana. HIV sero-prevalence sentinel survey amongst pregnant women and men with STI: a technical report, and [3] UNICEF.

In Botswana, the Ministry of Health (MOH) reviews and updates its national syndromic management protocols based on periodic aetiological studies and other developments in healthcare. 9 – 11 A study performed in that used highly sensitive diagnostic assays demonstrated a high prevalence of HIV among patients seeking care for STI-related complaints relative to a sentinel HIV prevalence of % among pregnant women in Botswana in 12 HIV prevalence Cited by:   Current estimates from the Department of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Care of HIV prevalence among pregnant women aged 15–49 years attending antenatal care in public health clinics in Botswana was %.3 The national HIV prevalence amongst the women surveyed showed a decline in prevalence from % in to % in However, there is significant Cited by: BOTSWANA HUMAN DEVELOPMENT REPORT III All of us All of us are human beings, we envisage no new HIV infections amongst us by BHDR is therefore a vote of confidence in this ideal.

Pregnancy amongst teenagers in school File Size: 2MB. Full text reports on-line (Botswana HIV sero-prevalence sentinel survey amongst pregnant women and men with sexually transmitted infections a technical report December ; Sentinel Surveillance A Technical Report, etc.).

Despite the available cost effective antenatal testing and treatment, syphilis and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) are still among common infections affecting pregnant women especially in developing countries.

In Tanzania, pregnant women are tested only once for syphilis and HIV during antenatal clinic (ANC) visits. Therefore, there are missed opportunities for syphilis and HIV screening Cited by: Male Circumcision: An acceptable strategy for HIV prevention in Botswana.

Botswana HIV Sero-prevalence Sentinel Survey Amongst. Pregnant Women and Men. PDF | HIV infection and AIDS is a public health problem worldwide, particularly affecting the populace in resource constrained settings like in | Find, read and cite all the research you need.

Masupu, K.V., ed. () Botswana HIV Sero-Prevalence Sentinel Survey Amongst Pregnant Women and Men With Sexually Transmitted Infections: A Author: Mabel Magowe. Objectives: To evaluate trends in syphilis prevalence among antenatal women in a high HIV prevalence setting in northern Botswana.

Methods: Laboratory logbooks of antenatal syphilis testing for – in Francistown, Botswana’s second largest city, were reviewed, and a consecutive sample of women per year from – were analysed. VDRL result and age were recorded. Cited by:   Introduction.

The establishment of sentinel surveillance of HIV prevalence among pregnant women attending antenatal clinics (ANC) in the early s in countries with generalized HIV epidemics in sub-Saharan Africa [] enabled HIV to become one of the better-quantified disease burdens in global health [].These prevalence surveys are repeated in the same clinics every 1–2 years and HIV Cited by:   Same-sex practices are stigmatized in much of sub-Saharan Africa.

Cross-sectional relationships between discrimination, access to and use of health care services, and HIV knowledge among men who have sex with men (MSM) were assessed in Malawi, Namibia, and Botswana. A survey and HIV screening were used to explore these variables and the prevalence of by: Introduction Prevention of acute HIV infections in pregnancy is required to achieve elimination of pediatric HIV.

Identification and support for HIV negative pregnant women and their partners, particularly serodiscordant couples, are critical. A mixed method study done in Southern Mozambique estimated HIV incidence during pregnancy, associated risk factors and factors influencing partner's HIV.

We wished to determine the acceptability of male circumcision in Botswana, a country of approximately million people in southern Africa, with an HIV prevalence of % among pregnant women in 20 Like most Bantu peoples, ritual male circumcision was historically practised in Botswana, where it may have also served to protect against balanitis in the hot and Cited by:   Bagalkot district in Karnataka state is one of the highest HIV prevalence districts in India.

A large proportion of the girls also marry at early age in the district and negative pregnancy outcomes among the HIV positive women likely to have large pregnancy wastages.

Therefore, this study examined the pregnancy wastages and the associated factors among HIV positive women in a high prevalent Cited by: 2.

Such information was used to identify correlates of HIV infection among pregnant women and to compare the characteristics, and HIV prevalence, among pregnant women and those in the communities around the clinics.

In the Magu and Mwanza ANC study, data have been collected during three rounds of sentinel surveillance at ANC in /1, and Cited by:   Prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) has been scaled, to more than 90% of health facilities in Tanzania.

Disclosure of HIV results to partners and their participation is encouraged in the program. This study aimed to determine the prevalence, patterns and predictors of HIV sero-status disclosure to partners among HIV positive pregnant women in Morogoro municipality, Cited by: The HIV prevalence of % seen in this study is lower than the % recorded in Akwa Ibom State in the HIV sentinel survey [12].

This may be due to the smaller sample size in this study or the fact that the sentinel survey was a multicenter study with HIV Cited by: 4. Results. Sero-prevalence, Sociodemographics, and Odds Ratios of HIV Risk. In total women were interviewed, of whom (91%) underwent HIV testing; 51 were found to be HIV positive (%).

Of the women who underwent HIV testing, (%) and (%) were from urban and rural sites, respectively. HIV-infected men and women who choose to conceive risk infecting their partners. To inform safer conception programs we surveyed HIV risk behavior prior to recent pregnancy amongst South African, HIV-infected women (N = ) and men (N = 82) recruited from antenatal and antiretroviral clinics, respectively, and reporting an uninfected or unknown-HIV-serostatus pregnancy Cited by:.

Congo. Table 1 presents a full description of characteristics of the Congolese participants. Briefly, % of the sampled women were aged 20–29, % had secondary school education, % lived in an urban environment and % of the women reported difficulty getting to a health care by:   A total of 5, women were screened and sexually active, HIV negative, non-pregnant women were enrolled in three clinical trials in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa.

The prevalence of individual STIs Chlamydia trachomatis (CT), Neisseria gonorrhea (NG), syphilis, and Trichomonas vaginalis (TV) was assessed at screening; and incident infections Cited by: The increase in infection rates amongst women, is also prevalent in Botswana in which more women aged have high HIV prevalence compared to males of the same age.