Substance Use Predictors of Poor Medication Adherence: The Role of Substance Use Coping Among HIV-Infected Patients in Opioid Dependence Treatment

@article{Gonzalez2012SubstanceUP,
  title={Substance Use Predictors of Poor Medication Adherence: The Role of Substance Use Coping Among HIV-Infected Patients in Opioid Dependence Treatment},
  author={Adam Gonzalez and Matthew J. Mimiaga and Jared Israel and C. Andres Bedoya and Steven A Safren},
  journal={AIDS and Behavior},
  year={2012},
  volume={17},
  pages={168-173}
}
Many HIV-infected injection drug users (IDUs) continue to use illicit substances despite being in substance use treatment. Substance use is associated with non-adherence to HIV medications; however underlying mechanisms regarding this relation are understudied. The current investigation examined the role of substance use coping in terms of the relation between substance use and HIV medication adherence. Participants were 121 HIV-infected IDUs (41 % female, M age = 47, SD = 7.1) in opioid… CONTINUE READING

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