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Table 2 Characterization of dried blood spots from 11 AMIS participants with detectable HIV-1 viral load

From: The feasibility of modified HIV and antiretroviral drug testing using self-collected dried blood spots from men who have sex with men

Viral load log10
Copies/ml
Humidity (%) Days between kits mailed and arrived at CDC Days missed all doses, past 4 days Days missed 1 dose or more,
past 30 days
Taking ARV as directed, past 30 days (self-reported)
3.04 <  30 9 4 25 rarely
4.48 <  30 10 Not on ARV   
5.02 <  30 10 4 14 never
5.30 <  30 8 4 30 never
<  2.92 40 72 0 2 almost always
<  2.92 30 7 Not availablea   
<  2.92 30 10 0 0 always
<  2.92 30 11 0 0 always
< 2.92 <  30 8 2 7 usually
< 2.92 <  30 9 0 0 always
<  2.92 no indicator 9 0 0 always
  1. Abbreviation: ARV Antiretroviral
  2. aThe participant didn’t provide the ARV information in the online survey