Unhealthy alcohol use and other comorbidities among HIV-positive TB patients in Ukraine

Olena Makarenko
The term of realization
15.10.2020 - 14.10.2021

Providence/Boston CFAR

The aim of the progect

Our study aims to examine alcohol consumption and the prevalence of alcohol use disorders, as well as comorbidities including smoking, substance use, and mental health of people living with HIV and TB co-infection in Ukraine. This study will also provide data on participants’ willingness to engage in treatment for these comorbidities and explore participants’ readiness for reduction of alcohol intake, addiction treatment and depression treatment.