Patient-Reported Barriers to Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Zara Shubber, Edward J. Mills, Jean B. Nachega, Rachel Vreeman, Marcelo Freitas, Peter Bock, Sabin Nsanzimana, Martina Penazzato, Tsitsi Appolo, Meg Doherty, Nathan Ford

Despite more than two decades of research on adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) and more than 17 million HIV-positive individuals on treatment, adherence to ART remains a major challenge. This review aimed to assess the most frequently reported barriers to adherence by patients experiencing adherence challenges.

December 6, 2016
Year of publication
2016
Resource types
Journal and research articles, Systematic reviews
Tags
barriers to adherence, treatment, ART, antiretroviral therapy, adherence

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