Qualitative Study Examining HIV Antiretroviral Adherence Counseling and Support in Community Pharmacies. Observational studies suggest that HIV-focused pharmacies can improve ART refill adherence, but there is a lack of clear documentation of adherence interventions that are conducted. To determine relevant facilitators and barriers around adherence support from both patient's and pharmacist's perspectives. A qualitative research study of patients who patronized and pharmacists who were employed at HIV-focused pharmacies in the San Francisco Bay Area was conducted. Participants were recruited using flyers at HIV clinics and community-based organizations and using blurbs in newsletters.
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