Antiretroviral medication adherence and the development of class-specific antiretroviral resistance.

@article{Gardner2009AntiretroviralMA,
  title={Antiretroviral medication adherence and the development of class-specific antiretroviral resistance.},
  author={Edward M H Gardner and William J. Burman and John F. Steiner and Peter L. Anderson and David R. Bangsberg},
  journal={AIDS},
  year={2009},
  volume={23 9},
  pages={1035-46}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the association between antiretroviral adherence and the development of class-specific antiretroviral medication resistance. DESIGN AND METHODS Literature and conference abstract review of studies assessing the association between adherence to antiretroviral therapy and the development of antiretroviral medication resistance. RESULTS Factors that determine class-specific adherence-resistance relationships include antiretroviral regimen potency, viral fitness or, more… CONTINUE READING