Health psychology in the 21st century: acquired immunodeficiency syndrome as a harbinger of things to come.

  • M. A. Chesney
  • Published 1993 in
    Health psychology : official journal of the…
An increasing focus on the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is important given the role of health psychology in preventing further spread of the epidemic and in maintaining quality of life in the estimated 1,500,000 Americans who are now infected. HIV presents health psychology with challenges reflecting 5 trends in medicine that have broad implications… (More)