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Table 4 Barriers to ART-adherence

From: Antiretroviral therapy adherence strategies used by patients of a large HIV clinic in Lesotho

Answera n = 28b
Change in routine or an unpredicted event 10
Not bringing pills along when leaving the house 6
Running out of pills or being prevented from picking up refills 5
Alcohol 4
Work 4
Water and/or food were not available 3
Skipping doses of ART as told by clinic staff when he/she was late 2
  1. aBarriers mentioned by two respondents or more were included in the table
  2. bRespondents were allowed to mention as many options as preferred. Thus the number of response categories per person to each question could be higher than one