Barriers to acceptance and adherence of antiretroviral therapy in urban Zambian women: a qualitative study.

@article{Murray2009BarriersTA,
  title={Barriers to acceptance and adherence of antiretroviral therapy in urban Zambian women: a qualitative study.},
  author={Laura K Murray and Katherine E. A. Semrau and Ellen McCurley and Donald M. Thea and Nancy J. Scott and Mwiya Mwiya and Chipepo Kankasa and Judith K. Bass and Paul Bolton},
  journal={AIDS care},
  year={2009},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={78-86}
}
Sub-Saharan Africa contains over 60% of the world's HIV infections and Zambia is among the most severely affected countries in the region. As antiretroviral programs have been rapidly expanding, the long-term success of these programs depends on a good understanding of the behavioral determinants of acceptance and adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART). The study used qualitative methods to gain local insight into potentially important factors affecting HIV-infected women's decision to… CONTINUE READING
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