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A new strategy and its effect on adherence to intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy in Uganda
(BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2013-12-18)
Background: Few women in Uganda access intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy (IPTp) with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine (SP). Previous studies have shown that high costs, frequent stock-out of drugs, supplies ...
The experience of “medicine companions” to support adherence to antiretroviral therapy: quantitative and qualitative data from a trial population in Uganda
(Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2010-08-02)
Good adherence is critical for antiretroviral therapy (ART) in sub-Saharan Africa. We report on the characteristics of medicine companions (MCs) chosen by Ugandan patients enrolling on ART, and on how MCs were chosen, and ...