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Table 2 PMTCT service and clinical characteristics among mothers in Public Hospitals of Mekelle city, Tigray, Ethiopia (N= 558)

From: HIV testing, test results and factors influencing among infants born to HIV positive mothers in public hospitals of Mekelle City, North Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

VariableCategoryFrequencyPercent95% CI
Had ANC follow upYes53095.095.5, 98.4
No285.03.2, 7.0
Mother on ART on entry to PMTCT cohortYes52994.893.0, 96.8
No295.23.4, 7.2
Mothers current ART drug regimenTDF-3TC-EFV38669.265.0, 73.1
AZT-3TC-EFV386.84.8, 9.3
AZT-3TC-NVP1079.215.8, 22.6
TDF-3TC-NVP274.83.2, 6.8
Mothers CD4 count doneYes53195.292.9, 96.8
No274.83.2, 7.1
Current CD4 count of mothers< 500 mm320438.433.9, 42.4
≥500 mm332761.657.6, 66.1
Mothers Adherence status knownYes51391.487.6, 93.1
No458.66.9, 12.4
Mothers adherence statusGood31260.856.3, 65.1
Fair18335.731.6, 40.2
Poor183.52.1, 5.3
Mothers WHO clinical staging doneYes53495.793.1, 97.8
No244.32.2, 6.9
Mothers WHO clinical stageStage I / II50594.692.7, 96.4
Stage III / IV295.43.6, 7.3
Mothers counselled on feeding optionsYes49388.485.7, 91.0
No6511.69.0, 14.3
Provision of postpartum family planningYes30153.941.4, 50.4
No25746.149.6, 58.6