PMTCT

No. of studiesDesignLimitationsInconsistencyIndirectnessImprecisionOther considerations
HIV Infection in Child
15All RCTSNo serious limitationsNo serious inconsistencyNo serious indirectnessNo serious imprecisionNone
Summary of findings
EffectQualityImportance
Transmission of HIV reduced by 40% to 80% depending on regimenHigh [plus sign in circle] [plus sign in circle] [plus sign in circle]High. Huge population affected in Sub Saharan Africa.

From: Appendix B, Using Six Different Frameworks To Assess the Evidence for Three Examples of Health Interventions or Programs

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