ERIC Number: EJ611128
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Collective AIDS Activism and Individuals' Perceived Self-Advocacy in Physician-Patient Communication.
Brashers, Dale E.; Haas, Stephen M.; Klingle, Renee S.; Neidig, Judith L.
Human Communication Research, v26 n3 p372-402 Jul 2000
Describes parallel persuasive processes between social or political activism and personal self-advocacy in a study of AIDS activism and communication patterns between people with HIV or AIDS and health care personnel. Encourages greater patient education about the illness and treatment options. Promotes a more assertive stance toward health care, and considers mindful nonadherence. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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