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References and Further Reading

Bekker L.G., Black V., Myer L., Rees H., Cooper D., Mall S., Mnyami C., Conradie F., Mahabeer I., Gilbert L., Schwartz S. (2011) Guideline on safer conception in fertile HIV-infected individuals and couples. The South African Journal of HIV Medicine, 12 (2), 31-44. 

Bell E., Mthembu P., O’Sullivan S., Moody K. (2007) Sexual and reproductive health services and HIV testing: Perspectives and experiences of women and men living with HIV and AIDS. Reproductive Health Matters, 15 (29): 113-135. 

British HIV Association (BHIVA) and the Expert Advisory Group on AIDS (EAGA) (2013) Position statement on the use of antiretroviral therapy to reduce HIV transmission. 

British HIV Association (2012) Guidelines for the management of HIV infection in pregnant women

 British HIV Association, BASHH and FSRH (2008) Guidelines for the management of the sexual and reproductive health of people living with HIV infection.

 Bury M. (1982) Chronic illness as biographical disruption. Sociology of Health and Illness 4 (2), 167-182

 Goffman E. (1963) Stigma: notes on the management of spoiled identity. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey. Prentice-Hall Inc.

 Children’s HIV Association (CHIVA) (2010) The CHIVA Standards of Care for Children with HIV.

Cooper E.R., Nugent R.P., Diaz C., Pitt J., Hanson C., Kalish L.A., Mendez H., Zorrilla C., Hershow R., Moye J., Smeriglio V., Fowler M.G. (1996) The changing pattern of Zidovudine use during pregnancy, and the subsequent reduction in the vertical transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus in a cohort of infected women and their infants. Journal of Infectious Diseases 174: 1207-11

 Crankshaw T.L., Matthews L.T., Giddy J., Kaida A., Ware N.C., Smit J.A., Bangsberg D.R. (2012) A conceptual framework for understanding risk behavior in the context of supporting fertility goals among HIV-serodiscordant couples. Reproductive Health Matters, 20 (395): 50-60

 Department of Health (2006) Immunisation against infectious disease

 Disability discrimination Act (2005). Available at:

 Equality Act (2010). Available at:

 European Collaborative Study (2005) Mother-to-child transmission of HIV infection in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy. Clinical Infectious Diseases 40, 458-465

 Health Protection Agency (2012) HIV in the United Kingdom: 2012 Report.

Human Rights Act (1998). Article 8. Available at :

Hunter B., Berg M., Lundgren I., Olaffsdottir A., Kirkham M. (2008) Relationships: The hidden threads in the tapestry of maternity care. Midwifery 24, 132-137.

Kelly C., Alderdice F., Lohan M., Spence D. (2013) ‘Every pregnant woman needs a midwife’ – the experiences of HIV affected women in Northern Ireland. Midwifery 29, 132-138 (

 Kelly C., Alderdice F., Lohan M., Spence D. (2012) Creating continuity out of the disruption of a diagnosis of HIV during pregnancy. Journal of Clinical Nursing 21 (11-12), 1554-1562. (

 Kelly C., Lohan M., Alderdice F., Spence D. (2011) Negotiation of risk in sexual relationships and reproductive decision-making amongst HIV sero-different couples Culture, Health and Sexuality 13 (7), 815-827 (

 MacCarthy S., Rasanathan J.J.K., Ferguson L., Gruskin S. (2012) The pregnancy decisions of HIV-positive women: the state of knowledge and way forward. Reproductive Health Matters, 20 (395), 119-140.

 Mantell J.E., Smit J.A., Stein Z.A. (2009) The right to choose parenthood among HIV-infected women and men. Journal of Public Health Policy, 30 (4), 367-378

National AIDS Trust (2009) Confidentiality in Healthcare for People Living with HIV . Available at:

National Health Service (2012) Infectious diseases in pregnancy screening programme. Handbook for laboratories. Available at:

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. (2013) Guideline 156: Fertility. Assessment and treatment for people with fertility problems. NICE, London. Available at:

 National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (2011) Clinical guideline 132: Caesarean section. NICE, London. Available at:

 Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) (2008). The code: Standards of conduct, performance and ethics for nurses and midwives. Available at :

 Public Health Agency (2013) Guidelines for the management of HIV positive pregnant women in Northern Ireland. Available at:

 Public Health Agency (2012) HIV surveillance in Northen Ireland 2012. An analysis of data for the calendar year 2011. Available at:

 Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (2010) Green top Guideline No 39: Management of HIV in Pregnancy. Available at:

Sandelowski M., Lambe C., Barroso J. (2004) Stigma in HIV-positive women. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 36(2), 122-128.

Sandelowski M., Trimble F., Woiodard E.K., Barroso J. (2006) From synthesis to script: Transforming qualitative research findings for use in practice. Qualitative Health Research, 16: 1350. Available at:

Segurado A.C., Paiva V. (2007) Rights of HIV positive people to sexual and reproductive health: parenthood. Reproductive Health Matters, 15 (29 Suppl), 27-45.

Sherr L., Croome N. (2012) Involving fathers in prevention of mother to child transmission initiatives – what the evidence suggests. Journal of the international AIDS Society, 15 (Suppl 2), 17378.

 Sherr L. (2010) Fathers and HIV: considerations for families. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 13 (suppl 2): S4

Vanable P.A., Carey M.P., Blair D.C., Littlewood R.A. (2006) Impact of HIV-Related stigma on health behaviors and psychological adjustment among HIV-positive men and women. AIDS Behavior, 10 (5), 473-482.

Vernazza P., Hirschel B., Bernasconi E., Flepp M. (2008) Les personnes seropositives ne souffrant d’aucune autre MST et suivant un traitmant antiretroviral efficace ne transmettent pas le VIH par voix sexuelle. Bulletin des Medecins Suisses 89 (5), 165-169. (English version of Swiss statement available at:

 UNAIDS Report on the Global AIDS  Epidemic (2012). Available at:

Women for Positive Action: HIV, conception, pregnancy and contraception (slide set) http:///

 World Health Organisation (2010). Guidelines on Antiretroviral drugs for treating pregnant women and preventing HIV infection in infants. Available at:

BHIVA/BASHH/FSRH guidelines for the sexual & reproductive health of people living with HIV