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Journal Article
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Douglas, H.; Duff, Edith M.; Bailey, Ellen Y.
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UWI School of Nursing
Article Title
Knowledge, Attitudes, Practices and Views of Midwives Regarding Patients with HIV/AIDS [Abstract]
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West Indian Medical Journal
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Refereed
Date of Publication
2003
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52 Suppl. 6
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27
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ISSN
0043-3144
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Abstract
Objective: To determine the knowledge, attitudes, practices and views of midwives regarding patients with HIV/AIDS at a selected hospital. Methods: A 22 item pre-tested self-administered questionnaire was completed by the entire population (n = 31) of nurses and midwives working at the labour and delivery area of the Spanish Town Hospital, Jamaica. The response rate was 100%. Data were analyzed using SPSS Version 7.5, 11.0. Qualitative data were analyzed by sorting texts into related categories and describing the main ideas of the subjects.....
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