Obstacles and Proposed Solutions to Effective Antiretroviral Therapy in Resource-Limited Settings

@article{Bartlett2009ObstaclesAP,
  title={Obstacles and Proposed Solutions to Effective Antiretroviral Therapy in Resource-Limited Settings},
  author={John A. Bartlett and John M. Hornberger and Ashwini Shewade and Menaka Bhor and Rukmini Rajagopalan},
  journal={Journal of the International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care},
  year={2009},
  volume={8},
  pages={253 - 268}
}
More than 3 million people were receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) at the end of 2007, but this number represents only 31% of people clinically eligible for ART in resource-limited settings. The primary objective of this study is to summarize the key obstacles that impede the goal of universal access prevention, care, and treatment. We performed a systematic literature search to review studies that reported barriers to diagnosis and access to treatment of HIV/AIDS in resource-limited… CONTINUE READING

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