'I felt I have grown up as an adult': caregiving experience of children affected by HIV/AIDS in China.

@article{Zhang2009IFI,
  title={'I felt I have grown up as an adult': caregiving experience of children affected by HIV/AIDS in China.},
  author={Liying Zhang and Xiamong Li and Linda Kaljee and Xiangming Fang and Xiuyun Lin and Guoxiang Zhao and Junfeng Zhao and Ying-yi Hong},
  journal={Child: care, health and development},
  year={2009},
  volume={35 4},
  pages={542-50}
}
BACKGROUND The growing global epidemic of HIV/AIDS has a significant impact on the lives of both people living with HIV/AIDS and their family members including children. Children of parents with HIV/AIDS may experience an increased responsibility of caregiving in family. However, limited data are available regarding the caregiving experience and its impact on psychosocial well-being among these children. This study was designed to address these issues by using qualitative data collected from… CONTINUE READING

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