Adherence to antiretroviral therapy and its associated factors among children at South Wollo Zone Hospitals, Northeast Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

@inproceedings{Arage2014AdherenceTA,
  title={Adherence to antiretroviral therapy and its associated factors among children at South Wollo Zone Hospitals, Northeast Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study},
  author={Getachew Arage and Gizachew Assefa Tessema and Hiwot Kassa},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Poor adherence to antiretroviral therapy negatively affects the suppression of viral replication. It increases risks of drug resistance, treatment failure, Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)-related morbidity and mortality among children. This study assessed the level of adherence to antiretroviral therapy and its associated factors among children at hospitals in South Wollo Zone, Northeast Ethiopia. METHODS An institution-based cross-sectional study was conducted among… CONTINUE READING
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