HIV/AIDS Reference Library for Nurses, Volume 4: HIV Infections and AIDS: Guidelines for Nursing Care


WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific

Publication details

Publication date: 1993
Price: US $ 10
ISBN: 9290611073
Number of pages: 79



A guide to the full range of specific nursing tasks and skills needed to care for the growing number of people with HIV or AIDS and to help both individuals and communities follow practices that protect them from infection. It describes appropriate nursing interventions at each stage in the clinical spectrum of HIV infection, and outlines important facts about the disease and its modes of transmission. The book uses drawings, lists and tables to communicate the essential messages for health education and counselling.