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Denying effective antiretroviral drugs to HIV-positive pregnant women--the national government's flawed decision [editorial]




 

S Afr Med J. 1999 Jun;89(6):621-3. Unique Identifier : AIDSLINE

EDITORIAL JOURNAL ARTICLE Anti-HIV Agents/ECONOMICS/*THERAPEUTIC USE Cost-Benefit Analysis Disease Transmission, Vertical/*PREVENTION & CONTROL Drug Costs Female *Health Policy Human HIV Seropositivity/ECONOMICS/*TRANSMISSION Infant Male Pregnancy *Pregnancy Complications, Infectious/DRUG THERAPY Treatment Outcome Zidovudine/ECONOMICS/*THERAPEUTIC USE



 




Information in this article was accurate in December 30, 1999. The state of the art may have changed since the publication date. This material is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between you and your doctor. Always discuss treatment options with a doctor who specializes in treating HIV.