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AIDS Research and Treatment
Volume 2016, Article ID 3015468, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/3015468
Research Article

Burden of Suicidal Ideation and Attempt among Persons Living with HIV and AIDS in Semiurban Uganda

1Department of Psychiatry, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Mbarara, Uganda
2Centre for Research and Intervention on Suicide and Euthanasia and Psychology Department, Université du Québec à Montréal, Montréal, QC, Canada H3C 3P8
3Uganda Medical Research Council, Entebbe and Department of Psychiatry, Makerere College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda

Received 11 November 2015; Revised 7 February 2016; Accepted 16 February 2016

Academic Editor: Patrice K. Nicholas

Copyright © 2016 Godfrey Zari Rukundo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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