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Table 3 Clinical characteristics of study participants

From: Multivariate analysis of covariates of adherence among HIV-positive mothers with low viral suppression

Clinical information Frequency Percent
Patient regimen at the time of taking last viral load n = 68  
 AZT/3TC/NVP 15 12.3
 TDF/3TC/EFV 50 41.0
 TDF/3TC/NVP 2 1.6
 AZT/3TC/EFV 1 0.8
Received adherence counseling before ART n = 122  
 Yes 101 82.8
 No 21 17.2
Recorded adherence on the chart at the time of taking the viral load n = 55  
 Good 43 78.2
 Poor 12 21.8
Missed appointments in the last 1 year n = 122  
 Yes 65 53.7
 No 57 46.3
Clinical failure in the last 12 months n = 54  
 Yes 5 9.3
 No 49 90.7
Immunological failure n = 54  
 Yes 23 42.6
 No 31 57.4
Duration on ART n = 122  
 Less than 3 years 40 32.8
 3–5 years 39 32.0
 More than 5 years 43 35.2