Predictors of Adherence to HAART in a Longitudinal Study using Unannounced Pill Counts Measure of Adherence
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: ADEREMI-WILLIAMS, Roseline (University of Lagos, Clinical Pharmacy & Biopharmacy, Lagos, Nigeria)
- Co-author(s): Tayo, F. (University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria)
Sagoe, A. (Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria)
Zachariah, M. (Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria)
Successful treatment using Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART) requires not less than 95% adherence. There is paucity of data of adherence assessment using unannounced pill counts in Nigeria.This study was carried out to determine level of adherence and possible predictors of adherence using unannounced pill count amongst patients.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.