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Table 5 Effects of HIV status disclosure on intension to utilize PMTCT service

From: Disclosure experience to partner and its effect on intention to utilize prevention of mother to child transmission service among HIV positive pregnant women attending antenatal care in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Variable Disclosed (n = 78) Didn’t disclose (n = 29) COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI)
Start ART after disclosure of the test?
  Yes 43(40.2) 9(8.4) 2.7(1.10-6.75) 1.45(0.44-5.12)
  No 35(32.7) 20(18.7) 1.00 1.00
Timing of new-born visit for ART prophylaxis:
  Within one day after delivery 68(63.5) 15(14.0) 6.3(3.1-12.7) 1.9(0.6-4.9)
  Two days or more after delivery 10(9.3) 14(13.1) 1.00 1.00
Do you bring the new born for ART prophylaxis if you deliver at home?
 Yes 71(66.4) 16(15.0) 8.24(2.84 – 23.95) 4.74(1.24 – 18.14)
 No 3(2.8) 6(5.6) 1.00 1.00
 Do not know 4(3.7) 7(6.5)   
After knowing your HIV serostatus, have you started practicing safer sex?
 Yes 54[50.4] 4[3.7] 14.06(0.42, 0.92) 0.71(0.40, 1.27)
 No 24[22.1] 25[23.4] 1.00 1.00
  1. COR Crude odds ratio, AOR Adjusted odds ratio.