ERIC Number: EJ441633
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Attitudes of Dental Hygiene Students toward Individuals with AIDS.
Haring, Joen Iannucci; Lind, Laura J.
Journal of Dental Education, v56 n2 p128-30 Feb 1992
At Ohio State University, 81 dental hygiene students' attitudes toward homosexual and heterosexual patients with acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) or leukemia were assessed using ratings of prejudice, social interaction, and interpersonal interaction. Negative bias toward individuals with AIDS and unwillingness to engage in everyday casual interaction with them were found. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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