Perceived Discrimination, Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy, and HIV Care Engagement Among HIV-positive Black Adults

The Mediating Role of Medical Mistrust

Published in: Journal of Behavioral Medicine, Volume 45, pages 285–296 (2022). doi: 10.1007/s10865-021-00277-z

Posted on RAND.org on March 31, 2022

by Lu Dong, Laura M. Bogart, Matt G. Mutchler, Sean Jamar Lawrence, David J. Klein, Mahlet Gizaw, Glenn Wagner

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Perceived discrimination and mistrust have indirect negative effects on adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-positive Black adults.

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