ERIC Number: EJ526980
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Factors Associated with Student Nurses' Intent to Provide Physical and Psychosocial Care to Persons with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.
Cole, Frank L.
Journal of Professional Nursing, v12 n4 p217-24 Jul-Aug 1996
Responses from 125 of 290 nursing undergraduates indicated their attitudes ranged from most to least positive regarding people with AIDS acquired through blood transfusion, heterosexual activity, homosexual activity, and needle sharing. Homophobia, fear of AIDS, and perceived susceptibility were inversely related with intention to care for AIDS patients. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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