Clouse K, Vermund SH, Maskew M, Lurie MN, MacLeod W, Malete G, Carmona S, Sherman G, Fox MP. Mobility and Clinic Switching Among Postpartum Women Considered Lost to HIV Care in South Africa. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999). 2017 Apr 1;74(74). 383-389. PMID: 28225717 [PubMed] PMCID: PMC5324708 NIHMSID: NIHMS839557.
Retention in HIV care, particularly among postpartum women, is a challenge to national antiretroviral therapy programs. Retention estimates may be underestimated because of unreported transfers. We explored mobility and clinic switching among patients considered lost to follow-up (LTFU).