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Video observations of treatment administration to children on antiretroviral therapy in rural KwaZulu-Natal
(Taylor & Francis Online, 2016-07)
For children younger than five years, caregivers are responsible for the measurement and administration of antiretroviral medication doses to children. Failure to adhere to the regimen as prescribed may lead to high viral ...
The perspectives of users of antiretroviral therapy on structural barriers to antiretroviral therapy adherence in South Africa
(Medpharm Publications, 2012)
Background: The effectiveness of antiretroviral therapy (ART) and the importance of adherence to treatment regimens are widely known. Yet, suboptimal adherence to ART and retention in care of patients still persists and, ...
Do disability grants influence adherence to antiretroviral therapy
(AOSIS Publishing, 2014-04)
Anecdotal data suggest that some South Africans living with HIV who receive disability grants from the state deliberately default on their antiretroviral medication in an attempt to lower their CD4 count to remain eligible ...