Rational Prescribing Of Arvs Among Pregnant Hiv Women Attending Selected Health Institutions, In Bushenyi District, Uganda

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ABSTRACT.

Irrational prescribing of ARVs to HIV pregnant women is a major problem of poor control

of HIV/AIDS all over the world. The researcher assessed the rational prescribing of

ARVs and identified factors which contribute to poor prescribing skills and adherence to

the National guidelines.

A retrospective cross sectional approach was used in studying a sample of pregnant

HIV women attending different health institutions in Bushenyi District as from 1st

January 2008 to 31st December 2009.

The study revealed that actually 61% of the prescribers adhered to the National

guidelines of Antiretroviral therapy.

Rational prescribing of ARVs is an important factor in the effective treatment and control

strategy of HIV/AIDS.

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APA

SSA, R (2021). Rational Prescribing Of Arvs Among Pregnant Hiv Women Attending Selected Health Institutions, In Bushenyi District, Uganda. Afribary.com: Retrieved June 19, 2021, from https://afribary.com/works/rational-prescribing-of-arvs-among-pregnant-hiv-women-attending-selected-health-institutions-in-bushenyi-district-uganda

MLA 8th

Research, SSA. "Rational Prescribing Of Arvs Among Pregnant Hiv Women Attending Selected Health Institutions, In Bushenyi District, Uganda" Afribary.com. Afribary.com, 04 Jun. 2021, https://afribary.com/works/rational-prescribing-of-arvs-among-pregnant-hiv-women-attending-selected-health-institutions-in-bushenyi-district-uganda . Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

MLA7

Research, SSA. "Rational Prescribing Of Arvs Among Pregnant Hiv Women Attending Selected Health Institutions, In Bushenyi District, Uganda". Afribary.com, Afribary.com, 04 Jun. 2021. Web. 19 Jun. 2021. < https://afribary.com/works/rational-prescribing-of-arvs-among-pregnant-hiv-women-attending-selected-health-institutions-in-bushenyi-district-uganda >.

Chicago

Research, SSA. "Rational Prescribing Of Arvs Among Pregnant Hiv Women Attending Selected Health Institutions, In Bushenyi District, Uganda" Afribary.com (2021). Accessed June 19, 2021. https://afribary.com/works/rational-prescribing-of-arvs-among-pregnant-hiv-women-attending-selected-health-institutions-in-bushenyi-district-uganda