A qualitative analysis of the economic impact of HIV and antiretroviral therapy on individuals and households in Uganda.

@article{Wagner2009AQA,
  title={A qualitative analysis of the economic impact of HIV and antiretroviral therapy on individuals and households in Uganda.},
  author={Glenn J. Wagner and Gery Ryan and Alexis Huynh and Cissy Kityo and Peter Mugyenyi},
  journal={AIDS patient care and STDs},
  year={2009},
  volume={23 9},
  pages={
          793-8
        }
}
  • Glenn J. Wagner, Gery Ryan, +2 authors Peter Mugyenyi
  • Published in AIDS patient care and STDs 2009
  • Medicine
  • Despite the acceleration of antiretroviral therapy (ART) scale-up in sub-Saharan Africa, little is known about the social and economic effects of ART on individuals and households. In January 2008, we conducted semistructured interviews with 24 adult ART clients attending urban and rural HIV clinics operated by Joint Clinical Research Center in Uganda. Using content analysis we explored changes in physical health, work activity and asset management from before HIV to after ART. Twenty-one (88… CONTINUE READING

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