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HIV & Infant feeding, Africa field tools

Author: QAP et al
Year: 2005
Resource type: Field tool

Various leaflets related to HIV and infant feeding produced for an African context, mainly in 2005 but some in 2007. Excellent pictures, which could be adapted for IFE in general (see notes below)

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QAP has also developed leaflets and counselling tools on breastfeeding and expressing breastmilk for Tanzania - these are available in this resource library. Click IYCF.

NOTE: These tools were developed before the 2006 Consensus statement on HIV came out. Please review all HIV material to ensure that it is consistent with the consensus statement.

NOTE: WHO. Home modified animal milk for replacement feeding - is it feasible and safe? October 2006 This document reviews the experience with the use of home-modified animal milk and possible ways to improve its nutritional composition. It indicates that home-modified animal milk should no longer be recommended for replacement feeding for infants aged less than 6 months, except as a short-term stop gap measure in situations where a suitable breast-milk substitute is not available.


swaq-aguide-march-2005-swahili-(a).pdf (PDF, 2.2mb)

engq-aguide-march-2005-eng-(a).pdf (PDF, 2.3mb)

key-steps-in-counselling-hiv-mothers-chart-eng.mht (MHT, 113kb)

if-hiv-what-way-best-of-4-choices-counselling-card-swahili-(e).pdf (PDF, 707kb)

if-hiv-what-way-best-of-4-choices-counselling-card-eng-(e).pdf (PDF, 717kb)

is-using-inf-form-or-cows-milk-safe-secure-option-for-you-eng-(f).pdf (PDF, 584kb)

risk-of-passing-on-hiv-counselling-card-swahili-(d).pdf (PDF, 645kb)

risk-of-passing-on-hiv-counselling-card-eng-(d).pdf (PDF, 686kb)

swaheattreat-swahili-(b).pdf (PDF, 1.3mb)

swacowsmilk-2007(2).pdf (PDF, 1.3mb)

engheattreat-march-2005-eng-(b).pdf (PDF, 1.3mb)

engcowsmilk-2007(1).pdf (PDF, 563kb)

enginfntformula-2007(1).pdf (PDF, 686kb)

swainfntform-2007-swahili(1).pdf (PDF, 1.5mb)

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QAP et al (2005). HIV & Infant feeding, Africa field tools.