International Journal of Infectious Diseases and Therapy

Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2022

  • Non-adherence to Highly Active Antiretroviral Treatment: Review

    Nzale Nzali Ntumbanzondo Arnold, Nzale Nzali Kadiombo Tshilela Anastasie, Longo-Mbenza Benjamin, Nge Okwe Augustin, Kisoka Lusunsi Christian

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 25-28
    Received: Mar. 16, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 01, 2022
    Published: Apr. 09, 2022
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    Abstract: Background and aims: This review aimed to describe factors associated with HAART non-adherence and did focus on the HIV/AIDS situation and antiretroviral therapy. Methods: The strategy of this review adopted a critical approach to reduce the bias of published or non-published information. Only evidence-based information was used from PubMed, Embase... Show More
  • Quality of Life and Associated Factors in HIV-infected Adults Undergoing Antiretroviral Treatment at CHUD-Borgou

    Attinsounon Cossi Angelo, Wanvoegbe Armand, Agbodandé Anthelme, Alassani Adebayo, Fandohan Wilfried, Tognon Francis

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 29-34
    Received: Mar. 03, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 12, 2022
    Published: Apr. 20, 2022
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    Abstract: Introduction: Antiretrovirals have improved the life expectancy of people living with HIV (PLHIV). The evaluation of quality of life and its improvement is now an important element of care. The current study assessed the quality of life and identified associated factors with adults living with HIV who were followed at the CHUD Borgou. Methods: A ca... Show More
  • Prevalence of Hepatitis B and C Viruses and Associated Risk Factors in Patients Suspected of Liver Diseases in Asmara, Eritrea

    Nahom Fessehaye, Oliver Okoth Achila, Yafet Kesete, Feven Mekonen, Lidya Woldemariam, Habte Mehari, Natnael Meles, Lidia Libsekal, Solomon Habtemichael, Yacob Brhane

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 35-42
    Received: Mar. 31, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 18, 2022
    Published: Jun. 16, 2022
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    Abstract: Background: Viral hepatitis is a critical global health challenge and acquiring adequate and recent epidemiological data on Hepatitis B and C infections is important in prevention and control of the disease. The aim of this study is to determine the prevalence and risk factors related with HBV and HCV infection and associated liver enzymes profile ... Show More