Managing HIV-Positive Pregnant Mothers

by Narendra Malhotra, Jaideep Malhotra, Nidhi Gupta, Bharti Malhotra

This hand book Managing HIV-Positive Pregnant Mothers covers the entire spectrum of HIV-positive pregnancy, all of which have significance in routine practice. HIV and AIDS are major problems, threatening the existence of human race. Pregnant women suffering from HIV infections pose a dual threat and need to be handled and treated with great care. The book is very exhaustive yet simple and lucid. In this book covered chapters namely: Classification of HIV infection, Effect of HIV infection on pregnancy, Antenatal management of HIV positive pregnant women, Management of HIV-infected women in labour and postpartum period, Mother-to-child transmission, Antiretroviral therapy during pregnancy, Breastfeeding by HIV-positive mothers, Contraceptive advice for HIV-infected women, Post-HIV exposure management, and Prevention of opportunistic infections, etc. all chapters are well updated and brief discussed with current concept of HIV-positive pregnancy. This book will be very helpful for medical professionals.

Book Series: Step by Step


Related Books

© 2019 Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) LTD.   |   All Rights Reserved