HIV and tuberculosis: the construction and management of double stigma.

@article{Daftary2012HIVAT,
  title={HIV and tuberculosis: the construction and management of double stigma.},
  author={Amrita Daftary},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={74 10},
  pages={1512-9}
}
Mitigation of the tuberculosis (TB) and HIV syndemic is undermined by critical clinical, operational and social challenges of which the social aspects have been least explored. This paper examines the lived experience of TB disease and HIV from the perspective of affected individuals to analyze how they may think about their dual illness; how they understand their illness with TB in relation to HIV, and vice versa; and how they characterize their (stigmatized) experiences in the context of… CONTINUE READING
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