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Table 1 Sources from the literature for our variables

From: Factors associated with antiretroviral therapy adherence among people living with HIV in Haiti: a cross-sectional study

Variables Sources
Gender Gender equality (17)
Better adherence amongst men (37, 38)
Age No influence based on age (30)
Better adherence amongst patients over 40 (26, 27, 29)
Area of residence Better adherence amongst patients in rural area (39)
Time taken to get to the hospital Better adherence amongst patients that live near the hospital (40)
Economic means Poor adherence (28, 45, 46)
Education level No influence (22, 31)
Better adherence amongst patients with better education level (23, 24)
Lost to follow-up amongst non-schooled patients (28)
Employment status No influence (23, 30, 31)
Workload Poor adherence (42, 43)
Housing status Poor adherence amongst home owners (27))
Social interactions Poor adherence amongst patients living alone (37)
Good adherence amongst patients with multiple social activities (44)
ART Poor adherence amongst patients experiencing side effects to ART (27, 28, 31)