Combining Qualitative and Quantitative Evidence to Determine Factors Leading to Late Presentation for Antiretroviral Therapy in Malawi

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BACKGROUND Treatment seeking delays among people living with HIV have adverse consequences for outcome. Gender differences in treatment outcomes have been observed in sub-Saharan Africa. OBJECTIVE To better understand antiretroviral treatment (ART) seeking behaviour in HIV-infected adults in rural Malawi. METHODS Qualitative interviews with male and… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0027917

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@inproceedings{Parrott2011CombiningQA, title={Combining Qualitative and Quantitative Evidence to Determine Factors Leading to Late Presentation for Antiretroviral Therapy in Malawi}, author={Fiona R. Parrott and Charles Mwafulirwa and Bagrey M.M. Ngwira and Sothini Nkhwazi and Sian Floyd and Rein M. G. J. Houben and Judith R. Glynn and Amelia Catharine Crampin and Neil S French}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2011} }