Being an HIV-positive mother: meanings for HIV-positive women and for professional nursing staff

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Marisa Monticelli; Evanguelia Kotzias Atherino dos Santos; Alacoque Lorenzini Erdmann;
  • Publisher: Escola Paulista de Enfermagem, Universidade Federal de São Paulo
  • Journal: issn: 0103-2100
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/S0103-21002007000300008
  • Subject: Síndrome de imunodeficiência adquirida | Rooming-in care | Relaciones Madre-Hijo | Nursing | Alojamiento conjunto | Síndrome de la inmunodeficiencia adquirida | Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome | Cuidado de enfermería | Mother-child relations | RT1-120 | HIV | Alojamento conjunto | Cuidados de enfermagem | Relações mãe-filho | Nursing care

OBJECTIVES: To comprehend the meanings of being an HIV-positive mother for HIV-positive women and for professional nursing staff of shared in-patient maternity wards, and to identify similarities and contrasts present in these meanings. METHODS: This was a descriptive a... View more