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Perinatal HIV Transmission

10/10/11
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Perinatal
What term means immediately before to after birth?
Peri = around or about; Natal = birth
Antepartum
What term means during pregnancy but before birth?
Intrapartum
What term during childbirth/delivery?
Postnatal
What term means immediately after birth and extends to 6 weeks post birth?
2%
Without intervention perinatal HIV transmission is around 25% with intervention what is the risk?
C-section, 38 weeks gestational age
If plasma HIV RNA remains greater than 1000 near the time of delivery what should you schedule? A what and at what age?
Zidovudine
Give what as continuous infusion during labor and continue oral HAART medications?
6-12 weeks
After the infant is born you should give Zidovudine to the infant within how long after birth?
6 weeks
You should give the infant Zidovudine within 6-12 hours after birth and continue giving Zidovudine every 12 hours for how many weeks?
Cesarean section
Primary prevention of HIV transmission - Non-pharmacologic methods
1. You could schedule an elective what?
2. Feed formula
Formula
Cesarean section
Primary prevention of HIV transmission - Non-pharmacologic methods
1. You could schedule an elective C-section
2. Feed what?