Predictors and correlates of adherence to combination antiretroviral therapy (ART) for chronic HIV infection

Authors Mirjam A.G. Sprangers , Elisabeth H. Gisolf , Clemens Richter , Thóra Hafsteinsdóttir , Nienke Langebeek , Sigrid C.J.M. Vervoort , Peter Reiss , Pythia T. Nieuwkerk
Published in BMC Medicine
Publication date 21 August 2014
Research groups Proactive care for elderly people living at home
Type Article

Summary

Adherence to combination antiretroviral therapy (ART) is a key predictor of the success of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) treatment, and is potentially amenable to intervention. Insight into predictors or correlates of non-adherence to ART may help guide targets for the development of adherence-enhancing interventions. Our objective was to review evidence on predictors/correlates of adherence to ART, and to aggregate findings into quantitative estimates of their impact on adherence.

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Language English
Published in BMC Medicine
Key words HIV-patiënten, anti-retrovirale therapie, Therapietrouw

Proactive care for elderly people living at home