Home-based care and directly observed therapy
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Presentation
- By: SERUTOKE, Joseph (The Pharmaceutical Society of Uganda, Kampala, Uganda)
Although developing countries bear more than 90% of the global burden of HIV/AIDS, only 12% of those in need of treatment accessed antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) by December 2004. The two most cited reasons for this failure are the high cost of ARVs and the poor infrastructure for delivering them. However, international partnerships, negotiations,.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.