Shared decision making

Interview 18- HIV

Female
Age at interview: 33
Age at diagnosis: 27

Brief outline: Her current combination of abacavir, AZT and 3TC has few side-effects. She feels much better having started exercising and improving her diet. (Video and audio clips read by an actor.)

Background: A 33 year old black African female with a young 5 year old child. She was diagnosed as HIV positive as part of pregnancy screening.

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