“My future is bright… I won’t die with the cause of AIDS”: ten-year patient ART outcomes and experiences in South Africa

By  Cheryl Hendrickson  Sophie Pascoe  Amy Huber  Aneesa Moolla  Dr Mhairi Maskew  Lawrence Long  Matthew Fox  |  | 

This study demonstrates the complexities of long-term chronic HIV treatment with declining all-cause mortality and increasing LTF over ten years. Barriers to long-term retention still present a significant challenge. As more people become eligible for ART in South Africa under ‘treatment for all’, new healthcare delivery challenges will arise; interventions are needed to ensure long-term programme successes continue.

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Journal of the International AIDS Society