Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved volume 18, issue 3, P699-714 2007 DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2007.0058 View full text
Leonard. Fontana, Adela. Beckerman

Abstract: The research objectives of this study are to describe the re-entry experiences of people recently released from jail who were living with HIV/AIDS, and to identify factors that influence their access to primary care and adherence to a treatment regimen. The research used a mixed-method, qualitative and quantitative research design. The findings indicate that the overall instability in the lives of many of the former inmates studied hampered their ability to attend to their HIV/AIDS-related health care needs. M…

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