Essential Knowledge

A prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) nurse outside a counseling room at Jamaa Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya. © 2013 Alfredo L. Fort, Courtesy of PhotoshareThe Essential Knowledge section of this Toolkit provides policy makers, program managers, and service providers with key background and reference materials on the prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) of HIV. These essential resources are up-to-date, accurate and evidence-based, and they include materials such as fact sheets, reports, and information briefs.

Visit POPLINE to review the latest research published on PMTCT.

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