CHARACTERISTIC OF HIV ON PREGNANT WOMEN IN PREVETION MOTHER TO CHILD TRANSMISSION (PMTCT) CLINIC SANGLAH GENERAL HOSPITAL DENPASAR PERIOD JUNE 2013-JULY 2014
By : Richard Suherlim
Faculties : Fakultas Kedokteran
Department : PS. PENDIDIKAN DOKTER
HIV-infected pregnant women have a greater risk for experiencing spontaneous abortion, ectopic pregnancy, and HIV transmission from mother to child. Despite of the significant negative impact, until now there is no data on HIV in pregnant women in Bali. This study was conducted to determine the characteristic of HIV-infected pregnant women in PMTCT clinic Sanglah General Hospital Denpasar period July 2013-June 2014. This study was a descriptive study. The population of this study was 42 cases, sample was the same as the population (total sampling). This study shows that the highest proportion of HIV infected pregnant women are at age group 20-35 years (85,7%), middle school graduate (42,9%), work as house wife and employee (47,6%), multigravida (78,6%), third semester of pregnancy (42,8%), do or have a history of sexual risk behaviour (95,2%), heterosex (54,8%), not have symptoms of immunodeficiency (83,3%), CD4 count of 200-500 cells/mm3 (57,2%). It is suggested to pregnant women who are already diagnosed HIV positive to continue to conduct a routine inspection on a regular basis.
Keyword : HIV, pregnant women, patients characteristics, PMTCT clinic Sanglah General Hospital Denpasar, July 2013-June 2013