Preconception Counseling for HIV-Infected Women

Researchers in Florida sampled both behaviorally and perinatally HIV-infected women to determine their knowledge, attitudes and behaviors around conception and risk behaviors. Although there were some minor differences between the groups, researchers determined that preconception counseling is important for young women living with HIV and that the messages are transferrable between populations.


Echenique M, Rodriguez VJ, LaCabe RP, Privette CK, Jones DL, Potter JE, Fischl MA. Behaviorally and perinatally HIV-infected young women: targets for preconception counseling. AIDS Care. 2016 Aug 18:1-6. [Epub ahead of print]



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