ERIC Number: EJ594238
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Developing Policy for HIV/AIDS in Sport: Separating Fact from Fiction.
Volkwein, Karin A. E.; Sankaran, Gopal; Bonsall, Dale R.
Quest, v51 n3 p258-71 Aug 1999
Examines issues regarding rights, obligations, risks, privacy, and policy related to HIV/AIDS in sports, discussing the growing dilemma for sports professionals to weigh an athlete's right to privacy against their own duty to warn in the decision-making process; describing mandatory HIV testing for athletes; and providing guidelines based on principles of medical ethics. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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