Simplifying HIV Cohort Monitoring – pharmacy stock records minimise resources necessary to determine retention in care.
The aim of this study was to determine whether pharmacy records can provide an adequate estimate of patients commencing or retained on antiretroviral therapy (ART) compared with the currently used clinic cohort reports.
Orrell, C.; Dipenaar, R.; Killa, N.; Tassie, JM.; Harries, AD.; Wood, R. Simplifying HIV Cohort Monitoring&#8212;Pharmacy Stock Records Minimize Resources Necessary to Determine Retention in Care. JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (2013) 62 (3) e106-e108. [DOI: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e31827e6080]