Understanding more about the psychological state of persons notified of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection is critical for designing notification and counseling programs that will have the most positive effect.
The subjects were blood donors who had been notified of HIV infection by the New York Blood Center.
A nurse elicited a medical history, performed a limited medical examination, and asked the subjects to complete a questionnaire that included questions about drug use, sexual behavior, and psychological characteristics.
Mots-clés Pascal : Immunodéficit acquis syndrome, Virose, Infection, Dépistage, Etat dépressif, Immunopathologie, Hémopathie, Séropositivité, Prévention, Trouble humeur, Homme, Donneur sang, Effet psychologique, New York, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Medical screening, Depression, Immunopathology, Hemopathy, Seropositivity, Prevention, Mood disorder, Human, Blood donor, Psychological effect, New York, United States, North America, America
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0408224
Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199406.