The family and HIV

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Published by Cassell in London, New York, NY .

Written in English

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  • HIV infections -- Social aspects.,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Robert Bor and Jonathan Elford.
ContributionsBor, Robert., Elford, Jonathan.
LC ClassificationsRA644.A25 F35 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 282 p. :
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL861938M
ISBN 100304330698, 0304329851
LC Control Number95145079

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Findings Human immunodeficiency virus has a large psychological, physical and social impact on infected individuals and their families. Stigmatization worsens this impact: it hinders the prevention and.

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