Prevention of perinatal HIV transmission:
Transmission usually occurs during labor or delivery, and therapy is most effective if taken throughout pregnancy. The current recommendation is AZT + NRTI + PI (or Nevirapine). However, if a woman is not on therapy at onset of pregnancy, what is the current recommendation?
Should wait until 10-12 weeks of gestation to begin therapy, and AZT administration to newborn for 6 weeks