Variables Practice of PMTCT COR (95%CI) AOR (95%CI)
  Yes Freq. (%) No Freq. (%)    
History of previous antenatal care visit
Yes 270 (93.1) 20(6.9) 0.36(0.133,0 .963)  
No 29(82.9) 6(17.1) 1  
Knew mother to child transmission of HIV
Yes 343(92.7) 27(7.3) 4.86(2.30, 10.28) 5.74(1.02, 32.21)
No 34(72.3) 13(27.7) 1 1
Time of mother to child transmission of HIV
At least one 256(94.5) 15(5.5) 6.53(2.86, 14.88)  
all 69(94.5) 4(5.5) 6.60(1.99, 21.76)  
Don’t know 34(72.3) 13(27.7) 1  
Awaredon HIV counselling and testing
Yes 368(91.5) 34(8.5) 7.22(2.42, 21.49)  
No 9(60) 6(40) 1  
Discussed with husband about HIV/AIDS issues
Yes 237(96.7) 8(3.3) 6.77(3.04, 15.11)  
No 140(81.4) 32(18.6) 1  
Table 4: Determinants of practice of prevention of mother to child transmission (PMTCT) of HIV/AIDS among pregnant women in Hossana town, South Ethiopia, March 2014. Adjusted for knowledge of prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV/AIDS, time of mother to child transmission of HIV/AIDS, awared counselling and testing, discussion with husband about HIV and previous ANC visit.
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