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Table 2 Self-reported adherence

From: Factors associated with HIV viral load “blips” and the relationship between self-reported adherence and efavirenz blood levels on blip occurrence: a case–control study

Characteristic All Blip group Control group P value
Total self-reported adherence (%)     0.1603
 ≥85 597 (96.2) 84 (97.7) 513 (96.1)  
 <85 23 (3.8) 2 (2.3) 21 (3.9)  
Last time missed a dose     0.2097
 Last week 100 (16.1) 15 (17.4) 85 (15.9)  
 Longer than last week 521 (83.9) 71 (82.6) 450 (84.1)  
Missed a dose in the last weekend     0.1528
 No 572 (93.2) 80 (93.0) 492 (93.2)  
 Yes 42 (6.8) 6 (7.0) 36 (6.8)  
Total missed doses in the last 2 weeks     0.1297
 0 489 (78.6) 68 (78.2) 421 (78.7)  
 1 or more 127 (20.4) 17 (19.5) 110 (20.6)  
 All doses 5 (0.8) 2 (2.3) 3 (0.6)  
 Don’t know 1 (0.2) 0 (0.0) 1 (0.2)  
  1. Data expressed as N (%) or mean (SD)