Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-09-03
Received: 3 December 2018
Accepted: 23 August 2019
First Online: 3 September 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical clearance for this study was obtained from the Research and Ethics Review Committee of College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Hawassa University, Ethiopia. Permission letter was obtained from Research and community service directorate of the College of Medicine and Health Sciences and submitted to Hawassa University Comprehensive Specialized Hospital. Study participants were informed about their rights to interrupt the interview at any time and written informed consent was obtained from each study participant. Confidentiality was maintained at all levels of the study. HIV-positive subjects who were found to have moderate to severe common mental disorder were referred to psychiatry clinics for further investigations.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.