Antiretroviral adherence in a resource-poor setting

@article{Orrell2005AntiretroviralAI,
  title={Antiretroviral adherence in a resource-poor setting},
  author={Catherine Orrell},
  journal={Current HIV/AIDS Reports},
  year={2005},
  volume={2},
  pages={171-176}
}
  • C. Orrell
  • Published 1 November 2005
  • Medicine
  • Current HIV/AIDS Reports
Adherence is key to successful antiretroviral therapy (ART). Many countries with increased HIV prevalence and the greatest need for ART have limited health resources. Recent assumptions that the adherence required for successful ART will not be achieved in resource-poor settings have led to calls for caution in expanded access programs. New studies from Africa refute this, showing excellent adherence and virologic outcomes. Major factors contributing to adherence or nonadherence are whether the… 
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