Communication between HIV-infected children and their caregivers about HIV medicines: a cross-sectional study in Jinja district, Uganda

@inproceedings{Kajubi2014CommunicationBH,
  title={Communication between HIV-infected children and their caregivers about HIV medicines: a cross-sectional study in Jinja district, Uganda},
  author={Phoebe Kajubi and Susan Reynolds Whyte and Simon Muhumuza and David Kyaddondo and Anne Ruhweza Katahoire},
  booktitle={Journal of the International AIDS Society},
  year={2014}
}
INTRODUCTION Knowledge of antiretroviral therapy (ART) among children with HIV depends on open communication with them about their health and medicines. Guidelines assign responsibility for communication to children's home caregivers. Other research suggests that communication is poor and knowledge about ART is low among children on treatment in low-income countries. This study sought to describe communication about medicine for HIV in quantitative terms from the perspectives of both children… CONTINUE READING