Lived Experiences of Pregnant Women Living With Human Immune Deficiency Virus (HIV) Infection Enrolled in a EProvider Initiated Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission (PI-PMTCT)Programme

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/304195
Category:
Abstract
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Lived Experiences of Pregnant Women Living With Human Immune Deficiency Virus (HIV) Infection Enrolled in a EProvider Initiated Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission (PI-PMTCT)Programme
Author(s):
Tagutanazvo, Oslinah Buru
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Tau Lamda
Author Details:
Oslinah Buru Tagutanazvo, MSc, BA Curr, DipMidwifer, DipGnlNsg, CertHIV/AIDS, ossy_tagutanazvo@yahoo.com
Abstract:

Poster presented on: Monday, July 22, 2013, Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Purpose:

To explore the lived experiences of  pregnant women living with Human Immune deficiency virus (HIV )infection enrolled in a  enrolled in a Provider initiated Prevention of Mother toChild Transmission   (PI-PMTCT)programme

Methods:

Qualitative methods;phenomenological apparoach using individual face to face in depth interviews.The study was exploratory; descriptive and contextual. A purposive sample of 19 pregnant women participated in the study. Sample size was determined by data saturation. The method of descriptive data analysis of Tesch was utilized. Trustworthiness was achieved by using the criteria credibility; transferability; dependability and confirmability.

Results:

 The results indicate that most of the participants had hope for quality life following a positive result Themes which emerged following included the need for quality life; a feeling of safe disclosure;  perceived stigmatization and marital breakdown. Pender’s Health belief model framed the researchers theoretical persperctive.

Conclusion:

The availability and provision of antiretrovirals as both prophylaxis and curative at no cost to the pregnant women has brought hope for quality life for pregnant women liiving with HIV infection.

Keywords:
Experiences; Disclosure; PMTCT
Repository Posting Date:
22-Oct-2013
Date of Publication:
22-Oct-2013
Conference Date:
2013
Conference Name:
24th International Nursing Research Congress
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Prague, Czech Republic
Description:
24th International Nursing Research Congress Theme: Bridge the Gap Between Research and Practice Through Collaboration. Held at the Hilton Prague Hotel.
Note:
This is an abstract-only submission. If the author has submitted a full-text item based on this abstract, you may find it by browsing the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository by author. If author contact information is available in this abstract, please feel free to contact him or her with your queries regarding this submission.

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dc.language.isoen_USen_GB
dc.type.categoryAbstracten_GB
dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleLived Experiences of Pregnant Women Living With Human Immune Deficiency Virus (HIV) Infection Enrolled in a EProvider Initiated Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission (PI-PMTCT)Programmeen_GB
dc.contributor.authorTagutanazvo, Oslinah Buruen_GB
dc.contributor.departmentTau Lamdaen_GB
dc.author.detailsOslinah Buru Tagutanazvo, MSc, BA Curr, DipMidwifer, DipGnlNsg, CertHIV/AIDS, ossy_tagutanazvo@yahoo.comen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/304195-
dc.description.abstract<p>Poster presented on: Monday, July 22, 2013, Tuesday, July 23, 2013</p><b>Purpose: </b> <p>To explore the lived experiences of  pregnant women living with Human Immune deficiency virus (HIV )infection enrolled in a  enrolled in a Provider initiated Prevention of Mother toChild Transmission   (PI-PMTCT)programme <p><b>Methods: </b> <p>Qualitative methods;phenomenological apparoach using individual face to face in depth interviews.The study was exploratory; descriptive and contextual. A purposive sample of 19 pregnant women participated in the study. Sample size was determined by data saturation. The method of descriptive data analysis of Tesch was utilized. Trustworthiness was achieved by using the criteria credibility; transferability; dependability and confirmability. <p><b>Results: </b> <p> The results indicate that most of the participants had hope for quality life following a positive result Themes which emerged following included the need for quality life; a feeling of safe disclosure;  perceived stigmatization and marital breakdown. Pender’s Health belief model framed the researchers theoretical persperctive. <p><b>Conclusion: </b> <p>The availability and provision of antiretrovirals as both prophylaxis and curative at no cost to the pregnant women has brought hope for quality life for pregnant women liiving with HIV infection.en_GB
dc.subjectExperiencesen_GB
dc.subjectDisclosureen_GB
dc.subjectPMTCTen_GB
dc.date.available2013-10-22T20:30:58Z-
dc.date.issued2013-10-22-
dc.date.accessioned2013-10-22T20:30:58Z-
dc.conference.date2013en_GB
dc.conference.name24th International Nursing Research Congressen_GB
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen_GB
dc.conference.locationPrague, Czech Republicen_GB
dc.description24th International Nursing Research Congress Theme: Bridge the Gap Between Research and Practice Through Collaboration. Held at the Hilton Prague Hotel.en_GB
dc.description.noteThis is an abstract-only submission. If the author has submitted a full-text item based on this abstract, you may find it by browsing the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository by author. If author contact information is available in this abstract, please feel free to contact him or her with your queries regarding this submission.en_GB
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