QoL and Adherence to One-pill Once-a-day HAART

2014-08-27 03:18:51 | BioPortfolio


Primary objective of the study is:

To verify if simplification of the antiretroviral regimen, measured as the reduction of pill burden alone, may affect adherence rate of patients.

Study Design

Control: Uncontrolled, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment


HIV Infection


reduced number of pills




Ospedali Riuniti di Bergamo

Results (where available)

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