Effects of drug abuse and mental disorders on use and type of antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected persons

@article{Turner2001EffectsOD,
  title={Effects of drug abuse and mental disorders on use and type of antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected persons},
  author={MSEd Dr. Barbara J. Turner and John A. Fleishman and Neil S Wenger and Andrew Sayer London and M. Audrey Burnam and Martin Shapiro and PhD Eric G. Bing and Michael D Stein and Douglas L. Longshore and Samuel A. Bozzette},
  journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine},
  year={2001},
  volume={16},
  pages={625-633}
}
OBJECTIVE: To distinguish the effects of drug abuse, mental disorders, and problem drinking on antiretroviral therapy (ART) and highly active ART (HAART) use. DESIGN: Prospective population-based probability sample of 2,267 (representing 213,308) HIV-infected persons in care in the United States in early 1996. MEASUREMENTS: Self-reported ART from first (January 1997–July 1997) to second (August 1997–January 1998) follow-up interviews. Drug abuse/dependence, severity of abuse, alcohol use, and… CONTINUE READING