Is the Glass Half Full or Half Empty? Treatment of Depression and HIV/AIDS Medication Adherence: a Comment on Sin and DiMatteo

@article{Gonzalez2014IsTG,
  title={Is the Glass Half Full or Half Empty? Treatment of Depression and HIV/AIDS Medication Adherence: a Comment on Sin and DiMatteo},
  author={Jeffrey S Gonzalez},
  journal={Annals of Behavioral Medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={47},
  pages={253-254}
}
In 2000, DiMatteo and colleagues published a major meta-analysis of 30 years of observational research relating depression and treatment adherence in various chronic illnesses; 12 studies were identified and none focused on HIV/AIDS (1). Twelve years later, a meta-analysis limited to treatment adherence in HIV/AIDS collected 95 studies (2). The new meta-analysis by Sin and DiMatteo (3) reflects the current state of the science in this rapidly growing literature and makes a timely contribution… CONTINUE READING