Scientific Basis of Healthcare: AIDS & Pregnancy, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Scientific Basis of Healthcare

AIDS & Pregnancy, 1st Edition

Edited by Colin R. Martin, Victor R. Preedy

CRC Press

190 pages | 1 Color Illus. | 8 B/W Illus.

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This volume on AIDS & Pregnancy covers prenatal assistance, antenatal care and screening, treatment for low lymphocyte count, antiretroviral regimes for prevention of transmission to child, adverse effects of antiretroviral therapy in pregnancy, awareness of HIV on pregnancy, occupational hazards and so on. The series is designed for student nurses, practicing healthcare workers, qualified nurses and healthcare practitioners, post graduates, special project students, teachers, lecturers and professors of nursing and healthcare. It is also suitable for college, university, or nursing school libraries as a reference guide.

Table of Contents

HIV/AIDS, An Overview, Francis Agyemang-Yeboah

Can Teens Teach Other Teens HIV prevention? Implications for AIDS and Pregnancy, G. Mahat and Mary Ann Scoloveno

Knowledge of Antenatal Attendees about HIV/AIDS in Pregnancy, Anietie Effiong Moses, Emem Abasi Bassey, and Godwin Etim Asuquo

Midwives and Occupational Exposures to HIV, Maria Ganczak

Pregnancy and Delivery in HIV positive Women, Antenatal Care and Outcome, Karoline Aebi-Popp, Christoph Rudin, and Luigia Elzi

Management of HIV/AIDS Stigma, Nursing Perspectives, S.W. Gaskins

Prenatal Assistance to Pregnant Women with HIV/AIDS, Prescilla Chow, A.M. Amed, Sonia Maria Oliveira de Barros, Maria José Rodrigues Vaz, and Regina Célia de Menezes Succi

Antenatal Screening and HIV-Pregnancy, Strategies for Treatment, A.A. Al-Jabri, A.A. Balkhair, M.S. Al-Belushi, and S.S. Hasson

Low Lymphocyte Count in HIV-Pregnancy and Strategies for Treatment, Alash’le Abimiku and Evaezi Okpokoro

Antiretroviral Regimens Recommended for Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV, Christiana Smith and Adriana Weinberg

Pregnancy-Related Adverse Effects of Antiretroviral Therapy, Elie Azria, Sophie Matheron and Dominique Luton

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation