Jornal de Relatórios Farmacológicos

Jornal de Relatórios Farmacológicos
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The Influence of Personality on Adherence to ART

Giselle Mueller-Roger Welter, Augusto César Penalva de Oliveira

Study aimed to assess the personality characteristics of HIV/AIDS in association with adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy (ART), conducted with 66 PLWHA on antiretroviral treatment. Evidence obtained in the study indicated that personality may influence individual's health by association with psychological mediators, which affect adherence behavior.