Management of the Pregnant Woman Diagnosed with HIV Infection while in Labor

Last updated June 10, 2014
Case Authors: 
Alison C. Roxby, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
University of Washington School of Medicine
Christopher B. Behrens, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Department sof Global Health and Medicine
University of Washington School of Medicine 
Grace John-Stewart, MD, PhD
Professor Division of Infectious Diseases
Departments of Medicine, Epidemiology, Global Health, and Pediatrics
University of Washington School of Medicine
Learning Objectives: 
  1. Discuss the appropriate management of women diagnosed with HIV while in labor in resource-limited settings.
  2. Describe World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines for prophylaxis to prevent infant HIV infection in resource-limited settings.

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