Barriers to antiretroviral therapy adherence in rural Mozambique

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p650
Academic Journal
The article offers information on a study conducted by the authors on barriers to antiretroviral therapy (ART) adherence to treat HIV infection in Zambézia, Mozambique. It states that 76 women and 88 men were interviewed, out of which 40 were health care workers (HCWs). It mentions that HCWs blamed preference to traditional medicine and side effects for poor adherence and financial barriers to food and transportation were noted by all the groups.


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