HIV-1 transmission through breast-milk : appraisal of risk according to duration of feeding.
To estimate the risk of HIV-1 transmission through breast-milk in children born to infected mothers, and to determine the relationship between duration of breast-feeding and risk.
Design and methods
The study population included 168 breast-fed and 793 bottle-fed children born to seropositive mothers.
All subjects were enrolled and followed-up in the Italian Register for HIV Infection in Children; HIV serostatus was defined in all children.
Multivariate analysis was performed using a logistic regression model.
Mots-clés Pascal : Immunodéficit acquis syndrome, Virose, Infection, Transmission, Durée, Virus HIV1, Virus immunodéficience humaine, Lentivirinae, Retroviridae, Virus, Facteur risque, Hémopathie, Immunopathologie, Périnatal, Allaitement, Epidémiologie, Enfant, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Transmission, Duration, HIV-1 virus, Human immunodeficiency virus, Lentivirinae, Retroviridae, Virus, Risk factor, Hemopathy, Immunopathology, Perinatal, Breast feeding, Epidemiology, Child, Human
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Cote : 92-0689545
Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 199406.