Placebo HAART regimen as a method for teaching medication adherence issues to students

@article{Sutton2005PlaceboHR,
  title={Placebo HAART regimen as a method for teaching medication adherence issues to students},
  author={Dr. Eliza L. Sutton and Emily R. Transue and Susan Comes E. PharmD and Douglas S. Paauw},
  journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={20},
  pages={541-545}
}
Placebo medication regimens may help educate students about adherence issues. In this randomized trial, 23 third-year medical students took a 2-week placebo regimen mimicking highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) during their medicine clerkship; 15 students served as controls. Although no effect was demonstrated from this intervention on an… CONTINUE READING