|کد مقاله||کد نشریه||سال انتشار||مقاله انگلیسی||ترجمه فارسی||نسخه تمام متن|
|2655772||1563968||2014||4 صفحه PDF||سفارش دهید||دانلود کنید|
PurposeTo investigate the level of and factors influencing perceived stigma and discrimination among people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immune deficiency syndrome (PLWHA) in Henan Province.MethodsIn total, 161 PLWHA from Zhengzhou and Zhenping were investigated using the Berger HIV stigma scale.ResultsThe mean Berger stigma scale score was 105.70 ± 15.20, indicating a middle stigma level. Among the four subscales of the Berger stigma scale, the disclosure concerns score was highest, while the negative self-image score was lowest. Multivariate analyses showed that factors influencing perceived HIV stigma included the level of education and route of infection.ConclusionThe level of perceived HIV stigma and discrimination among PLWHA in Henan Province is moderate and was affected by the level of education and route of infection. Special intervention should be established to address this problem.
Journal: International Journal of Nursing Sciences - Volume 1, Issue 4, December 2014, Pages 385–388