Stigma and discrimination: Investigating final year student nurses [sic] attitudes and perceptions of people living with HIV in Guyana

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dc.contributor.author Thomas, Melanie Penelope
dc.date.accessioned 2012-04-10T17:24:57Z
dc.date.available 2012-04-10T17:24:57Z
dc.date.issued 2012-04-10
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/12679
dc.description.abstract Employing both quantitative and qualitative approaches, this study sought to determine whether stigma and discrimination exist among health care professionals in Guyana. Data were collected through a questionnaire administered to, and interviews with, 54 nursing students from four nursing schools. Findings revealed that while the participants were comfortable providing care for persons living with HIV/AIDS (PLHA), they were fearful of contagion en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject Student nurses en_US
dc.subject Health personnel en_US
dc.subject Perceptions en_US
dc.subject HIV/AIDS en_US
dc.subject PLHA en_US
dc.subject Stigma en_US
dc.subject Discrimination en_US
dc.subject Student attitudes en_US
dc.subject Guyana en_US
dc.title Stigma and discrimination: Investigating final year student nurses [sic] attitudes and perceptions of people living with HIV in Guyana en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US


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