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  1. Migrant laborers and AIDS in the United States : A review of the literature.

    Article - En anglais

    This article reviews the literature on the threat of AIDS to migrant laborers and seasonal farmworkers in the United States.

    The review includes a sociodemographic profile of migrants in the United States, estimations of HIV prevalence, and a summary of AIDS-and condomrelated knowledge, beliefs, and behaviors.

    In addition, migration-related HIV exposure categories and cultural factors that frame the risk for contracting AIDS in the migrant population are summarized.

    Finally, directions for future research and prevention interventions needed to address an emerging epidemic are discussed.

    Mots-clés Pascal : SIDA, Virose, Infection, Epidémiologie, Homme, Travailleur étranger, Immigrant, Travail saisonnier, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Revue bibliographique, Connaissance, Attitude, Comportement, Milieu culturel, Prévention, Immunopathologie, Immunodéficit, Facteur sociodémographique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Epidemiology, Human, Foreign worker, Immigrant, Seasonal work, United States, North America, America, Bibliographic review, Knowledge, Attitude, Behavior, Cultural environment, Prevention, Immunopathology, Immune deficiency

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 97-0232424

    Code Inist : 002B30A03C. Création : 11/06/1997.