Social constraints to TB/HIV healthcare: accounts from coinfected patients in South Africa.

@article{Daftary2012SocialCT,
  title={Social constraints to TB/HIV healthcare: accounts from coinfected patients in South Africa.},
  author={Amrita Daftary and Nesri Padayatchi},
  journal={AIDS care},
  year={2012},
  volume={24 12},
  pages={1480-6}
}
There is a growing imperative to improve the coordination and collaboration of tuberculosis (TB) and HIV healthcare services in response to escalating rates of TB/HIV coinfection. Patient-specific challenges associated with the delivery of TB/HIV care have been minimally explored in this regard. As part of a larger study conducted in South Africa, this article highlights coinfected patients' experiences with TB and HIV healthcare in light of their broader social environments. Qualitative, in… CONTINUE READING