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  • N Mccreesh, Sd Frost, J Seeley, J Katongole, Ndun-Guse Tarsh, R Jichi +20 others
  • 2015
Acknowledgements The authors would particularly like thank the study participants and staff at the MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, without whom this study would not have been possible. 1 Background Respondent-driven sampling(RDS) is a novel variant of snowball sampling for estimating the characteristics of hard-to-reach groups, such as HIV prevalence(More)
The health of people living with HIV (PLWH) and the sustained success of antiretroviral therapy (ART) programmes depends on PLWH's motivation and ability to self-manage the condition over the long term, including adherence to drugs on a daily basis. PLWH's self-management of HIV and their wellbeing are likely to be interrelated. Successful self-management(More)
Antiretroviral therapy (ART) has the potential to change processes of HIV stigmatisation. In this article, changing processes of stigmatisation among a group of people living with HIV (PLWH) on ART in Wakiso District, Uganda, are analysed using qualitative data from a study of PLWH's self-management of HIV on ART. There were 38 respondents (20 women, 18(More)
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