Journal article icon

Journal article

Finding meaning: HIV self-management and wellbeing among people taking antiretroviral therapy in Uganda

Abstract:

The health of people living with HIV (PLWH) and the sustained success of antiretroviral therapy (ART) programmes depends on PLWH’s motivation and ability to self-manage the condition over the long term, including adherence to drugs on a daily basis. PLWH’s self-management of HIV and their wellbeing are likely to be interrelated. Successful self-management sustains wellbeing, and wellbeing is likely to motivate continued self-management. Detailed research is lacking on PLWH’s self-management p...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Publisher's version

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1371/journal.pone.0147896

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
Role:
Author
Expand authors...
More from this funder
Grant:
ES-063-23-2663; Research Fish Award No: ES/H043551/1
Medical Research Council More from this funder
Department for International Development More from this funder
Publisher:
Public Library of Science Publisher's website
Journal:
PLoS One Journal website
Volume:
11
Issue:
1
Pages:
Article: e0147896
Publication date:
2016-01-01
DOI:
ISSN:
1932-6203
URN:
uuid:18b29783-fe96-40da-9f68-45b7ca599ac6
Source identifiers:
599380
Local pid:
pubs:599380

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP