Published in AIDS Weekly, September 19th, 2005
"Previous studies have shown that alcohol consumption is associated with decreased medication adherence, but this association may be confounded by characteristics common among those who drink heavily and those who fail to adhere (e.g., illicit drug use).
"Our objective was to determine whether there are temporal and dose-response relationships between alcohol consumption and poor adherence," wrote investigators in the United States.
"We administered telephone interview surveys to participants in the Veterans Aging Cohort Study, an 8-site...
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