ERIC Number: EJ398584
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Issues in AIDS Primary Prevention for Late-Middle-Aged and Elderly Americans.
Catania, Joseph A.; And Others
Generations, v13 n4 p50-54 Fall 1989
A risk reduction model for preventing Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome in older adults has three steps: (1) mass media information about transmission factors, risk groups, and need for testing; (2) group counseling and education about benefits of risk reduction, testing, and condom use; and (3) teaching of communication skills regarding negotiating safe sex, communicating safe techniques, and seeking referrals. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Available from American Society on Aging, 833 Market Street, Room 516, San Francisco, CA 94103.