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 HfV 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 31 st 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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Research, S. & KARIUKI, K (2021). Rational Prescribing Of Arvs Among Pregnant Hiv Women Attending Selected Health Institutions, In Bushenyi District, Uganda.. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/rational-prescribing-of-arvs-among-pregnant-hiv-women-attending-selected-health-institutions-in-bushenyi-district-uganda-1

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Research, SSA, and KEVIN KARIUKI "Rational Prescribing Of Arvs Among Pregnant Hiv Women Attending Selected Health Institutions, In Bushenyi District, Uganda." Afribary. Afribary, 10 Jun. 2021, https://afribary.com/works/rational-prescribing-of-arvs-among-pregnant-hiv-women-attending-selected-health-institutions-in-bushenyi-district-uganda-1. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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Research, SSA, and KEVIN KARIUKI . "Rational Prescribing Of Arvs Among Pregnant Hiv Women Attending Selected Health Institutions, In Bushenyi District, Uganda.". Afribary, Afribary, 10 Jun. 2021. Web. 28 May. 2022. < https://afribary.com/works/rational-prescribing-of-arvs-among-pregnant-hiv-women-attending-selected-health-institutions-in-bushenyi-district-uganda-1 >.

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Research, SSA and KARIUKI, KEVIN . "Rational Prescribing Of Arvs Among Pregnant Hiv Women Attending Selected Health Institutions, In Bushenyi District, Uganda." Afribary (2021). Accessed May 28, 2022. https://afribary.com/works/rational-prescribing-of-arvs-among-pregnant-hiv-women-attending-selected-health-institutions-in-bushenyi-district-uganda-1