Data from client-managed group models shows improved client outcomes with qualitative evidence supporting reduced costs and increased time savings.

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Editorials relating to client-managed groups, the utilization of expert clients as a resource and involvement of clients in their care model.

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Decroo T, Van Damme W, Kegels G, Remartinez D, Rasschaert F. Are expert patients an untapped resource for ART provision in sub-Saharan Africa?. AIDS research and treatment. 2012 Apr 19;2012.

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Decroo T, Rasschaert F, Telfer B, Remartinez D, Laga M, Ford N. Community-based antiretroviral therapy programs can overcome barriers to retention of patients and decongest health services in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review. International health. 2013 Sep 1;5(3):169-7.