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Adherence to antiretroviral therapy and clinical outcomes among young adults reporting high-risk sexual behavior, including men who have sex with men, in coastal Kenya.

Abstract:

African men who have sex with men (MSM) face significant stigma and barriers to care. We investigated antiretroviral therapy (ART) adherence among high-risk adults, including MSM, participating in a clinic-based cohort. Survival analysis was used to compare attrition across patient groups. Differences in adherence, weight gain, and CD4 counts after ART initiation were assessed. Among 250 HIV-1-seropositive adults, including 108 MSM, 15 heterosexual men, and 127 women, patient group was not as...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1007/s10461-013-0445-9

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International AIDS Vaccine Initiative More from this funder
United States Agency for International Development More from this funder
Publisher:
Springer Publisher's website
Journal:
AIDS and Behavior Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
4
Pages:
1255-1265
Publication date:
2013-03-01
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EISSN:
1573-3254
ISSN:
1090-7165
Source identifiers:
394117

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