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Table 2 Perspectives of service providers on reproductive rights and options available to women infected with HIV

From: Reproductive rights and options available to women infected with HIV in Ghana: perspectives of service providers from three Ghanaian health facilities

Questions exploring providers perspectives on reproductive matters of women infected with HIV Response (Yes) Proportion (%)
Do people infected with HIV have the right to ‘have children’? 33 94.3
Are you aware of the various reproductive options2 for HIV-positive clients? 4 11.4
Will you prescribe unprotected intercourse to a person infected with HIV as an option for conception? 9 25.7
Are you aware of any adoption transaction by HIV-positive couple in your community? 1 2.9
Are you aware of any adoption services in this community? 4 11.4
Will you offer contraceptive services to HIV-positive client as part of your counseling session? 20 57.1
Are you aware of any safe measures that can help women infected with HIV to conceive and deliver safely? 8 22.9
  1. 2The only options mentioned were adoption and surrogacy.