Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Psychological Problems Related to HIV Infection and Disease

  • David Miller

Abstract

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and disease are as much social issues as medical issues. A distinguishing characteristic of the response of the health care establishment to patients and their social milieus is the imperative to change the ways in which people act. Such imperatives for change include the motivating of safer sexual and drug-use practices and of increased public tolerance and understanding of those (groups) directly affected.

Keywords

Eating Disorder Acquire Immune Deficiency Syndrome Immune Deficiency Syndrome Suicidal Activity Acquire Immune Deficiency Syndrome Patient 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • David Miller
    • 1
  1. 1.Academic Department of Genitourinary MedicineThe Middlesex Hospital Medical SchoolLondonEngland

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