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Contraceptive use and pregnancy rates among women receiving antiretroviral therapy in Malawi: a retrospective cohort study

Reproductive Health201815:25

Received: 1 June 2017

Accepted: 5 December 2017

Published: 9 February 2018

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Original Submission
1 Jun 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
28 Jul 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Wellington Martins
16 Aug 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Abebaw Gelagay
8 Nov 2017 Author responded Author comments - Hannock Tweya
Resubmission - Version 2
8 Nov 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
5 Dec 2017 Editorially accepted
9 Feb 2018 Article published 10.1186/s12978-017-0440-0

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Authors’ Affiliations

The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
Lighthouse Trust, Lilongwe, Malawi
International Training and Education Center for Health, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, USA
Department of Public Health, College of Medicine, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi