HIV/AIDS and older adults in Cameroon: Emerging issues and implications for caregiving and policy-making.
作者: Tanyi Perpetua LumPelser AndréOkeibunor Joseph
作者单位: 1a PhD, is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Department of Sociology , University of the Free State , Bloemfontein , South Africa.
2b MA (Sociology) and PhD (Sociology), is a Professor at the Department of Sociology , University of the Free State , Bloemfontein , South Africa.
3c Msc (Sociology) and PhD (Medical Sociology), is a Professor at the Department of Sociology , University of Nigeria Nsukka , Enugu , Nigeria.
刊名: SAHARA J : journal of Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS Research Alliance, 2018, Vol.15 (1), pp.7-19
来源数据库: PubMed Journal
DOI: 10.1080/17290376.2018.1433059
关键词: African familyCameroonHIV/AIDSCaregivingOlder adults
原始语种摘要: The burden of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) on the elderly population in three divisions within the Northwest Region of Cameroon was examined. Data for this paper were extracted from a larger study which had been conducted concerning the burden of HIV infection and AIDS on the older adults in the Northwest Region of Cameroon. Using in-depth interviews (IDIs) and focus group discussions (FGDs), data were collected from 36 participants who were purposively selected from the three divisions which had been chosen randomly. 6 FGD sessions were held with 30 women aged 60 years and above and who were affected by HIV infection and AIDS, while IDIs sessions were held with 6 male community leaders. The results revealed that HIV infection...
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关键词翻译
  • AIDS Acoustic Intelligence Data System
  • HIV Hydraulic Isolation Valve
  • Cameroon 喀麦隆
  • older 
  • infection 感染
  • policy 政策
  • vulnerable 要害
  • burden 负担
  • community 群落
  • religious 宗教