Optimizing Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy

  • Author: Nancy Reynolds, PhD, RN, C-NP, FAAN (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 3/21/18 (What's New)


  • Various interventions have been developed to support adherence behavior (Management Guidelines)[Thompson 2012; Chaiyachati 2014]
  • Research shows different strategies can improve adherence behavior
  • Interventions that use a combination of strategies and are integrated into routine clinical care are most effective

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Keywords: Adherence