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Hiv Information For Nurses

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I work at an HIV/AIDS Clinic in a urban setting. I usually am OK with working there and rarely have fears. 1. I used the restroom directly after our HIV patients (like as he walked out, I walked in) I sat on the toilet seat and DID NOT use a seat...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Nurse Betty,Your fears are irrational and unwarranted.1. "Is this a risk or should I go back to not even letting it bother me and do Read more »

Nurse exposed to HIV + blood

I am a nurse who was working, I took blood from an HIV + patient, wore the protective gloves and no... Read more »

HIV+ Working

I have searched everywhere for information on being HIV + and working in the medical field. I am a... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South African TB Nurses' Experiences of Provider-Initiated HIV Counseling and Testing in the Eastern Cape Province: a Qualitative Study

...acceptance of HIV counseling and testing in newly registered TB patients. The investigators interviewed key informants, and clinic nurses who took part in the study were asked to participate in focus group discussions (FGDs). Thematic... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Choosing an HIV Care Provider

...That makes it easier to choose and stick to your treatment plan. "Care provider" means a doctor, a physician's assistant, or a nurse practitioner. There are several issues you may want to consider in choosing an HIV care provider. You might... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: Director of HIV/AIDS Center in Prince Edward Island Calls for Anonymous Testing System

..."need somebody on site," Hanlon said. "It doesn't mean [provincial officials] have to give us any money. They could provide a nurse," he said "One-day-a-week testing and having the nurse come back later in the week to distribute the results would... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Telling Others You're HIV Positive

...communication about your child's HIV status. Meet with the principal and discuss the school's policy and attitude on HIV. Meet with the nurse and your child's teacher. Be sure to talk about your child's legal right to confidentiality. Getting... Read more »
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Nursing paper Interviews sought

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I am a Nursing student at Oakland University in Rochester, Mi. I am doing a paper on living with HIV and I need to interview two people. All information is strictly confidential. If you would be interested in answering approximately Read more »

Making a documentary on HIV/AIDS in Af.Americans

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...nursing students. Our goal is to find out what we can do to make a difference, how we can support the health of those living with HIV and AIDS and also promote prevention. If you are interested, please e-mail me at Read more »

Need help with a nursing assignment

Posted by Teekay, 4 Replies
...impact of the illness on their life - on social, economic, cultural, political, etc areas of their lives. I am interested in HIV and AIDS because my best friend is living with the disease and I'm trying to find out as much about it as I can. I am... Read more »

Need your help!!

Posted by Amanda, 2 Replies
...Hi guys and gals, I am a nursing student at a university and I am writing a research paper on HIV/AIDS. I need some information about what it is like living with HIV/AIDS. If anyone is interested in helping me out, please Read more »