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Pill box organizers increase HIV patients' adherence and improve vira. .. http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2007-08/idso-pbo083007.php 1 of 2 9/1/07 11:26 AM Public release date: 30-Aug-2007 [ Print Article | E-mail Article | Close Window ] Contact: Steve Baragona sbaragona@idsociety.org 703-299-0412 Infectious Diseases Society of America Pill box organizers increase HIV patients' adherence and improve viral suppression Inexpensive pill box organizers are an easy, successful, and cost-effective tool to help patients take their medications as prescribed, according to a new study of low-income urban residents living with HIV infection by authors from the Berkeley School of Public Health and the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). The research is published in the Oct. 1 issue of Clinical Infectious Diseases, now available online. “Clinicians and pharmacists can meaningfully improve treatment outcomes with simple and inexpensive strategies, such as pill box organizers, to help people organize how they take
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