Rate, predictors, and consequences of late antenatal booking in a national cohort study of pregnant women with HIV in Italy

M. Floridia, C. Pinnetti, M. Ravizza, V. Frisina, I. Cetin, M. Fiscon, M. Sansone, A. Antoni, G. Guaraldi, A. Vimercati, B. Guerra, G. Placido, S. Dalzero, E. Tamburrini

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Abstract

Objective: To evaluate the prevalence and consequences of late antenatal booking (13 or more weeks gestation) in a national observational study of pregnant women with HIV. Methods: The clinical and demographic characteristics associated with late booking were evaluated in univariate analyses using the Mann-Whitney U test for quantitative data and the chi-square test for categorical data. The associations that were found were re-evaluated in multivariable logistic regression models. Main outcomes were preterm delivery, low birthweight, nonelective cesarean section, birth defects, undetectable (

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)104-115
Number of pages12
JournalHIV Clinical Trials
Volume15
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2014

Keywords

  • African ethnicity
  • antenatal booking
  • delivery complications
  • HIV
  • HIV-RNA
  • pregnancy
  • preterm delivery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Infectious Diseases
  • Pharmacology (medical)

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    Floridia, M., Pinnetti, C., Ravizza, M., Frisina, V., Cetin, I., Fiscon, M., Sansone, M., Antoni, A., Guaraldi, G., Vimercati, A., Guerra, B., Placido, G., Dalzero, S., & Tamburrini, E. (2014). Rate, predictors, and consequences of late antenatal booking in a national cohort study of pregnant women with HIV in Italy. HIV Clinical Trials, 15(3), 104-115. https://doi.org/10.1310/hct1503-104