Low prevalence of depressive symptoms among stable patients on antiretroviral therapy in Johannesburg, South Africa

By  Dr. Kate Shearer  Dr. Denise Evans  Barbara Xhosa  Kamban Hirasen  Craig Bracken, Kay Mahomed  Dr. Lawrence Long  Dr. Matthew Fox  |  | 

Depression is a leading cause of disability and may be associated with decreased adherence to ART. We sought to describe the prevalence of depressive symptoms and outcomes one year after screening among patients receiving ART at a large HIV Clinic in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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