POSTPARTUM RETENTION IN HIV CARE AND FOLLOW-UP CARE FOR PREGNANCY COMPLICATIONS WITH POTENTIAL UNDERLYING NCD AMONG WOMEN LIVING WITH HIV IN CAPE TOWN, ZA
CFAR Developmental Award (Pellowski)
High-Risk Pregnancy, Adherence, and Motherhood (HR-PAM) Study
The HR-PAM study focuses specifically on women who are living with HIV who have also been diagnosed with a pregnancy complication/non-communicable disease (NCD), such as diabetes or high blood pressure. This study seeks to understand the unique burden of dual diagnoses on the transition from pregnancy to motherhood. Pregnant women are recruited and interviewed during pregnancy and then complete a follow-up interview at 3 months postpartum. This study is currently enrolling participants.