Anxiety and Medication Adherence in HIV

Theoilou, Paraskevi
July 2012
Journal of AIDS & Clinical Research;Special2012, Vol. 3 Issue S, Special section p1
Academic Journal
The article discusses studies on the association of anxiety and medication adherence among patients with HIV. A study by A. Ammassari and colleagues has found that anxiety symptoms were associated independently with non-adherence to antiretroviral medication. G. Van Servellen and colleagues, however, identified in their research that anxiety score was significantly related to both self-reported non-adherence and clinician evaluated adherence based upon patient chart review.


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