Factors associated with adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV/AIDS patients in rural China.

@article{Wang2007FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV/AIDS patients in rural China.},
  author={Xiaoqi Wang and Zunyou Wu},
  journal={AIDS},
  year={2007},
  volume={21 Suppl 8},
  pages={S149-55}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the levels of adherence to antiretroviral therapy in a sample of HIV-infected patients from rural areas in China and to determine the factors associated with suboptimal adherence. DESIGN A cross-sectional study was conducted on HIV-infected adults receiving free antiretroviral therapy (ART) in two project sites of China's Comprehensive AIDS Response program (China CARES). METHODS Data on socio-demographic characteristics, ART regimens, HIV/AIDS knowledge, side effects… CONTINUE READING