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I Need Nursing Diagnosis For Hiv

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Weird diagnosis from a haart nurse

Hi I got tested for hive yesterday pby a haart nurse and she used a rapid test.I don`t think she knew what she was doing as I heard her over the saying ``I know how to read it I know how to read it`` at the end of the 20 mins,she told me that mest...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
I have no idea what test was performed. You need to go back and get the test results that were performed and discuss this with your physician.... Read more »

Nurse with HIV

Greetings and thank you fo rall the wonderful advice. I am a nurse in an ICU. My health is doing... Read more »

Nurse Needing to Tell a Minor that he is HIV positive

I am a nurse in California. A patient of mine (he is less than 18 years old) tested positive for... Read more »

HIV-Infected Patients More at Risk for Early Onset and Late Diagnosis of Coronary Artery Disease, Study Suggests

Individuals living with HIV may be more likely to have an urgent need for cardiac intervention than those without HIV, according to study results presented at ICAAC 2012 . The results suggest, however, that inadequate screening may bear at least... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Late HIV Diagnosis: Predictors, Costs, Consequences, and Solutions

Table of Contents Introduction CDC Says Test Everyone (Almost) Late HIV Diagnosis: Numbing Numbers Harbingers of Belated Diagnosis or Presentation How Much Does Late Diagnosis Cost -- and Who Pays? Clinical Consequences of Late HIV... Read more »

HIV & Me: A Woman's Guide to Living With HIV: Step 4 - Finding Quality Health Care

Even if you don't yet need treatment, it's essential that you find a medical professional who is experienced in treating HIV-positive women. Regular checkups with an HIV health care provider are extremely important, even when you don't feel sick. ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nurse-Monitored ART Found to Be as Safe, Effective as Therapy Monitored by Doctors in South African Trial

"HIV drugs can be administered as effectively by nurses as by doctors, a finding that could yield major benefits in the fight against AIDS in Africa," according to a study published online Wednesday in the Lancet , Agence France-Presse reports. ... Read more »
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Need help with a nursing assignment

Posted by Teekay, 4 Replies
I am a nursing student and need to communicate with someone living with a chronic illness. For this assignment I just need to find out from anyone living with a chronic illness the impact of the illness on their life - on social, economic, cultural,... Read more »

nursing student who needs information

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I am a second year nursing student. Our adult health class is required to do a project on autoimmune diseases. I have chosen to study aids. I would appreciate it if someone would correspond with me through e-mail to help me to learn more about... Read more »

nursing student needing info

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
I am a second year nursing student. I have an assignment to do based on autoimmune diseases and I have chosen to learn more about aids. I would really appreciate it if someone could e-mail me and correspond with me about the subject. However,... Read more »

Wanted: Nurse Practitioner position

Posted by holladaytn, 1 Reply
I am a newly diagnosed HIV+ man looking for a Nurse Practitioner position. I have 14 years critical care Registered Nurse experience working in a inner city Level One trauma center, then went back to school and got my Family Nurse Practitioner... Read more »