A systematic review of health service interventions to improve linkage with or retention in HIV care.

@article{Brennan2014ASR,
  title={A systematic review of health service interventions to improve linkage with or retention in HIV care.},
  author={Aline Brennan and John P Browne and Mary M Horgan},
  journal={AIDS care},
  year={2014},
  volume={26 7},
  pages={804-12}
}
The importance of early linkage to and continuing retention in HIV care is increasingly recognised, particularly in light of the implications poor linkage and retention rates have for the effectiveness of HIV treatment as prevention strategies. The purpose of this systematic review was to examine the effectiveness of healthcare interventions in improving patient linkage to or retention in HIV care. We systematically searched PubMed (MEDLINE and PubMed-only citations) and EMBASE databases for… CONTINUE READING