Feasibility and Acceptability of Health Communication Interventions Within a Combination Intervention Strategy for Improving Linkage and Retention in HIV Care in Mozambique

Sutton, Roberta; Lahuerta, Maria; Abacassamo, Fatima; Ahoua, Laurence; Tomo, Maria; Lamb, Matthew R.; Elul, Batya

Challenges to ensuring timely linkage to and retention in HIV care are well documented. Combination intervention strategies can be effective in improving the HIV care continuum. Data on feasibility and acceptability of intervention types within intervention packages are limited. The Engage4Health study assessed the effectiveness of a combination intervention strategy to increase linkage and retention among adults newly diagnosed with HIV in Mozambique

February 27, 2017
Year of publication
2017
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Journal and research articles
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retention in care, Mozambique, combination intervention strategies, behavioral interventions, treatment outcomes, health communication, continuum of care, care cascade, HIV prevention, HIV testing and counseling (HTC), linkage to care, treatment, antiretroviral therapy, ART, adherence, social and behavior change communication (SBCC)

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