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Treatment Resources: Treatment Adherence

A Support Partner Can Help PDF (223.22)

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Five ways a “support partner” can help a person with HIV stay on track with treatment adherence. A “support partner” could be a trusted friend, a family member, a spouse or partner, or a peer or case manager.

https://effectiveinterventions.cdc.gov/docs/default-source/medication-adherence-docs/A_Suppor_Partner_Can_Help_508.pdf?sfvrsn=0

Adherence and Drug Resistance HTML

Source: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Brief description of the importance of treatment adherence in HIV-infected people.

http://www.niaid.nih.gov/topics/HIVAIDS/Understanding/Treatment/Pages/adherence.aspx

Adherence to HIV Antiretroviral Therapy HTML

Source: University of California, San Francisco

Information about HIV treatment adherence, including a discussion of implications, interventions, factors to consider in resource-limited settings, and special issues in children and adolescents.

http://hivinsite.ucsf.edu/InSite?page=kb-03-02-09

Adherence to HIV Antiretroviral Therapy: Related Resources HTML

Source: University of California, San Francisco

Links to journal articles, newsletters, guidelines, and other resources about treatment adherence.

http://hivinsite.ucsf.edu/InSite?page=kbr-03-02-09

Adherence/AETC HTML

Source: AIDS Education & Training Centers National Resource Center

Information for health care providers on how to assess HIV treatment adherence in patients on antiretroviral therapy (ART), how to assess a patient’s readiness to start taking ART, and strategies for improving adherence.

http://aidsetc.org/guide/adherence

Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) Wall (video) HTML

Source: Mountain Plains AIDS Education and Training Center

"A patient education video on basic information about HIV infection, lab values, and the importance of adherence to HIV medicines."

http://aidsetc.org/resource/antiretroviral-therapy-art-wall?utm_source=AETC+NRC+Mailing+List&utm_campaign=3d8141c3cf-AETC_Biweekly_Update_Newsletter7_23_2014&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_d60e941bc3-3d8141c3cf-114432593

Compendium of Evidence-Based HIV Behavioral Interventions: Medication Adherence Chapter HTML

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Information for health care providers about HIV medication adherence evidence-based behavioral interventions.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/prevention/research/compendium/ma/index.html

"Every Dose, Every Day" Medication Adherence Toolkit and App HTML

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A toolkit to help health care providers support medication adherence among people with HIV. The toolkit includes four evidence-based strategies that can be delivered by a variety of HIV providers and an easy-to-use app that allows someone to set up medication reminders and keep track of appointments, laboratory results, and refills.

 

https://effectiveinterventions.cdc.gov/HighImpactPrevention/BiomedicalInterventions/MedicationAdherence.aspx

Following an HIV Regimen: Steps to Take Before and After Starting HIV Medicines HTML

Source: AIDSinfo

Fact sheet with information about following an HIV treatment regimen, including tips for maintaining treatment adherence.

http://www.aidsinfo.nih.gov/education-materials/fact-sheets/21/55/following-an-hiv-regimen---steps-to-take-before-and-after-starting-hiv-medicines

HIV Medication  Adherence HTML

Source: AIDSinfo

Fact sheet with information about the importance of HIV treatment adherence.

http://aidsinfo.nih.gov/education-materials/fact-sheets/21/54/hiv-medication-adherence

HIV Treatment Works HTML

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Website for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) HIV Treatment Works campaign, which is focused on encouraging people infected with HIV to get into care and adhere to treatment. Includes information and resources for people living with HIV, including information on treatment adherence and tips for healthy living.

http://www.cdc.gov/actagainstaids/campaigns/hivtreatmentworks/index.html

HIV Treatment/CDC HTML

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Information on HIV treatment, including why treatment is important, when people should start treatment, side effects of HIV medicines, and tips to maintain treatment adherence. 

 

http://www.cdc.gov/actagainstaids/campaigns/hivtreatmentworks/stayincare/treatment.html

Managing Your Treatment of HIV/AIDS HTML

Source: U.S. Office on Women's Health

Information on managing the treatment of HIV/AIDS, including information on treatment adherence and ways to know if HIV treatment is working.

http://www.womenshealth.gov/hiv-aids/treatments-for-hiv-aids/managing-your-treatment-of-hiv-aids.html

Medication Adherence HTML

Source: AIDS.gov

Information about treatment adherence for people infected with HIV, including tips for establishing and maintaining adherence.

http://aids.gov/hiv-aids-basics/just-diagnosed-with-hiv-aids/treatment-options/medication-adherence/

Sticking to Your Medicines HTML

Source: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Information on the importance of medication adherence during HIV treatment and practical tips for remembering to take HIV medicines.

http://www.hiv.va.gov/patient/treat/adherence.asp

Take Your HIV Medicine Correctly PDF (239)

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Eight tips to help people with HIV take their medicines correctly and not miss a dose.

https://effectiveinterventions.cdc.gov/docs/default-source/medication-adherence-docs/Take_Your_HIV_Medicine_Correctly_508.pdf?sfvrsn=0

Why People Miss Their Doses PDF (222.3)

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Helpful solutions to five main challenges that people with HIV face when trying to take their HIV medicines correctly.

https://effectiveinterventions.cdc.gov/docs/default-source/medication-adherence-docs/Why_People_Miss_Their_Doses_508.pdf?sfvrsn=0

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