Relationship between expressed HIV/AIDS-related stigma and HIV-beliefs/knowledge and behaviour in families of HIV infected children in Kenya.

@article{Hamra2006RelationshipBE,
  title={Relationship between expressed HIV/AIDS-related stigma and HIV-beliefs/knowledge and behaviour in families of HIV infected children in Kenya.},
  author={Mary Hamra and Michael W. Ross and Mark Orrs and Angelo D'Agostino},
  journal={Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH},
  year={2006},
  volume={11 4},
  pages={513-27}
}
OBJECTIVES To quantify expressed stigma in clients of the Kangemi program for HIV+ children, and to characterize the association between stigma and other population characteristics. METHODS By means of a household survey we created a stigma index and indices for other social and knowledge domains that influence HIV-related healthcare. We used chi2, anova, and correlation to identify associations between domains. RESULTS The mean (+/-SD) expressed stigma on a six points scale (6 = least… CONTINUE READING
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