Suubi+Adherence study protocol: A family economic empowerment intervention addressing HIV treatment adherence for perinatally infected adolescents

November 8, 2019
Authors: Fred Ssewamala, et al
Organization: Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications, Science Direct

This study aims to advance knowledge and inform the development of the next generation of programs aimed at increasing adherence to HIV treatment for HIV+ adolescents in low-resource regions such as sub-Saharan Africa.  This is the first time research has looked at integrating and testing family economic empowerment and stability-focused interventions for HIV+ adolescents in Uganda  The study would provide crucial evidence about the effects of an economic empowerment program on short and long-term impact, which is essential if such interventions are to be taken to scale.  Stay tuned for study results and in the meantime learn more about the research methodology by clicking the red “preview” button.