Internet use among low-income persons recently diagnosed with HIV infection.

@article{Mayben2007InternetUA,
  title={Internet use among low-income persons recently diagnosed with HIV infection.},
  author={Jennifer K Mayben and Thomas Peter Giordano},
  journal={AIDS care},
  year={2007},
  volume={19 9},
  pages={1182-7}
}
Patients are increasingly using the Internet to obtain health-related information, communicate with providers and access research. Use of the Internet to obtain health-related information by low-income patients recently diagnosed with HIV infection has not been examined. In 2005, we surveyed 126 low-income patients diagnosed with HIV infection within the last three years. Eighty-five percent of the patients were<50 years old, 63% were male, 68% were minority race, 27% were Hispanic and 61… CONTINUE READING