Pyne, C.; Duff, Edith M.; Bailey, Ellen Y.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
UWI School of Nursing
Knowledge and Attitudes of Third Year Nursing Students Regarding Caring for Patients with HIV/AIDS [Abstract]
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
52 Suppl. 6
Objective: To determine the knowledge and attitudes of third year nursing students regarding caring for patients with HIV/AIDS. Methods: A 28 item pre-tested self-administered questionnaire was completed by 52 (92.9%) of the total population (n = 56) of third year nursing students at the Univesity Hispital of the West Indies, School of Nursing, Jamaica. Data were analyzed using SPSS version 7.5. Qualitative data were analyzed by sorting texts into related categories and describing the ideas of the subjects.....