The main objective of the study was to identify factors that facilitate or constrain adherence to ART among adults in Uganda.
1.3.1 Specific objectives
(a) Determine patients' knowledge, attitudes and perceptions on the use of ARVs.
(b) Establish patients' information sources and the communication channels most acceptable to them.
(c) Determine beliefs and practices that affect adherence to ARVs.
(d) Establish the type of services delivered to patients receiving ARVs in selected sites in Uganda.
(e) Establish the kinds of social support given to patients taking ARVs.
(f) Gather information from ARV users, support groups and health workers on improving ARV adherence, which can be useful for planning an intervention.