Relationship between expressed HIV/AIDS‐related stigma and HIV‐beliefs/knowledge and behaviour in families of HIV infected children in Kenya
Abstract:Objectives To quantify expressed stigma in clients of the Kangemi program for HIV+ children, and to characterize the association between stigma and other population characteristics.
Keywords: AIDS knowledge; Africa; Afrique; HIV+ orphans; HIV/AIDS outreach programs; HIV/AIDS stigma; VIH + huérfanos; connaissance du SIDA; conocimiento SIDA; estigma VIH/SIDA; orphelins HIV+; programas ayuda VIH/SIDA; programmes VIH/SIDA; stigma VIH/SIDA; África
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Medicine, Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA 2: WHO Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX, USA 3: Department of Sociology, Saint Joseph's University, Philadelphia, PA, USA 4: Nyumbani and Children of God Relief Organizations, Nairobi, Kenya
Publication date: 2006-04-01