ERIC Number: EJ572847
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Anticipated Mortality, HIV Vulnerability, and Psychological Distress among Adolescents and Young Adults at Higher and Lower Risk for HIV Infection.
Langer, Lilly M.; Tubman, Jonathan G.; Duncan, Suzanne
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, v27 n4 p513-38 Aug 1998
Multivariate patterns of associations among psychological distress, anticipated mortality, and perceived vulnerability to HIV among urban multiethnic samples of 120 adolescents in substance-abuse treatment and 222 young adult university students were identified. Implications of the findings for the planning and implementation of effective HIV prevention among high-risk youth are discussed. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Research supported in part by National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism Grant No. AA09583.