Determinants of Fertility Intentions among HIV discordant couples in rural Uganda

Lead Investigator: Stephen Asiimwe, MB.,Ch B, MS.

Other Investigators: Patrick Mbusa Kabagambe, Nicholas Kamara, Elioda Tumwesigye

Specific Objectives:

  • To elucidate the determinants of Fertility Intentions among HIV-1 discordant couples attending to the KCRC PrEP study clinic
  • To evaluate agreement and disagreement of Fertility Intention by gender and HIV-1 sero-status among the HIV-1 discordant partnerships

Study design

Crossectional and cohort study designs, with the interviews to collect quantitative data on the factors explaining the fertility intentions among enrolled clients of the partners PrEP trial over a 24 month follow-up period.