Concerns about stigma, social support and quality of life in low-income HIV-positive Hispanics.

@article{Larios2009ConcernsAS,
  title={Concerns about stigma, social support and quality of life in low-income HIV-positive Hispanics.},
  author={Sandra E. Larios and Jennifer Nerissa Davis and Linda C. Gallo and Janel Heinrich and Gregory T Talavera},
  journal={Ethnicity & disease},
  year={2009},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={65-70}
}
Persons living with HIV in the United States face social stigma related to their health conditions. The present study evaluated the relationship between concerns about HIV-related stigma, quality of life, and social support and evaluated social support as a possible pathway contributing to the relationship between stigma concerns and quality of life in low-income Hispanics living with HIV (N = 160). Persons who expressed greater HIV-related stigma concerns in the context of receiving medical… CONTINUE READING

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