AIDS, psychosocial factors in the Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome /

By synthesizing what is known about the broad psychosocial ramifications, the author of this book helps to demystify acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). She reviews the literature, reports the experiences of patients and professionals, and summarizes research implications. Readers will find...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Baumgartner, Gail Henderson.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Springfield, Ill., U.S.A. : Thomas, [1985]
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Summary:By synthesizing what is known about the broad psychosocial ramifications, the author of this book helps to demystify acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). She reviews the literature, reports the experiences of patients and professionals, and summarizes research implications. Readers will find specific information on how AIDS changes victims' lives. They will learn about the studies that thus far have been done on the spectrum of psychosocial factors, particularly but not exclusively with regard to the gay experience. They will read accounts by involved practitioners of psychiatry, nursin.
Item Description:Includes indexes.
Physical Description:1 online resource (ix, 113 pages)
Format:Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 85-101).
ISBN:9780398090074
0398090076
Access:Access limited to authorized users.