OBJECTIVES African and Asian cohort studies have demonstrated the feasibility and efficacy of HAART in resource-poor settings. The long-term virological outcome and clinico-immunological criteria of success remain important questions. We report the outcomes at 24 months of antiretroviral therapy (ART) in patients treated in a Médecins Sans… (More)
OBJECTIVE We hypothesised that, in a non-Western setting where literacy was not universal, a visual measure (the FACES test) would be more valid than a traditional psychiatric questionnaire [the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ)] as a screening test for mood disorders. METHODS The study was nested within a randomised controlled trial of 450 patients with… (More)
Salud mental, poblaciones vulnerables, Colombia.