Mind the gap: access to ARV medication, rights and the politics of scale in South Africa.

@article{Jones2012MindTG,
  title={Mind the gap: access to ARV medication, rights and the politics of scale in South Africa.},
  author={Peris Sean Jones},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={74 1},
  pages={28-35}
}
Global access to anti-retroviral medication (ARVs) has increased exponentially in recent years. As a relatively recent phenomenon for the global South, much knowledge is being added, but analysis of 'access' to ARVs remains partial. The main research objective of this article is to gain a fuller picture of the range of forces constituting 'access' to ARVs by providing a local community case study from Hammanskraal, South Africa. A qualitative and relational approach situates specific points of… CONTINUE READING