Discrimination, Distrust, and Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence Among a National Sample of HIV-Infected Patients

@article{Thrasher2008DiscriminationDA,
  title={Discrimination, Distrust, and Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence Among a National Sample of HIV-Infected Patients},
  author={Angela D. Thrasher and Jo Anne L. Earp and Carol E. Golin and Catherine Zimmer},
  journal={JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes},
  year={2008},
  volume={49},
  pages={84-93}
}
  • A. Thrasher, J. Earp, C. Zimmer
  • Published 1 September 2008
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes
Objective:Although discriminatory health care experiences and health care provider distrust have been shown to be associated with health care disparities, little is known about their contribution to racial/ethnic disparities in antiretroviral therapy adherence. We therefore sought to assess the extent to which discriminatory health care experiences and health care provider distrust influence treatment-related attitudes, beliefs, and self-reported adherence in a national sample of HIV-infected… 
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