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Knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding HIV/AIDS

3 hours ago Adequate knowledge regarding HIV/AIDS is a powerful way of promoting positive attitudes as well as engaging in safe practices. 16 The attitude regarding HIV/AIDS in turn is expected to determine people’s sexual behaviour. 16 Many prevention programmes have focussed on increasing knowledge on transmission, with the aim of overcoming

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Publish Year: 2019
Author: Seraphine M. Dzah, Elvis E. Tarkang, Prosper M. Lutala

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Students’ Knowledge and Attitudes towards HIV and AIDS: An

5 hours ago The study of Tavoosi et al. (2004) and Thanavanh et al. (2013) focused on studentsknowledge and attitudes towards HIV/AIDS, but none of them realized its implication to their values system. Both of them shared that despite adequate knowledge about HIV/AIDS among the school students, misconceptions about routes of transmission were found.

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Knowledge, attitude and beliefs towards HIV/AIDS among

1 hours ago This study assessed the knowledge, attitudes and beliefs towards HIV/AIDS among students at health institutes in Sana'a city, Yemen. A descriptive cross-sectional questionnaire survey was conducted on 600 students selected by cluster sampling. Students had a moderate level of HIV/AIDS knowledge (an average of 67.6% were correct on all items).

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Publish Year: 2012
Author: Al-Rabeei Na, Dallak Am, Al-Awadi Fg

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HIV knowledge, attitudes and practices among college

1 hours ago Background: Students enrolled at a Midwestern university in the United States were surveyed between February and April 2008 about their HIV knowledge, sources of information, attitude toward people living with HIV/AIDS, and their sexual behaviors. Methods: An anonymous questionnaire was sent to 1,000 students via Survey Monkey.

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Publish Year: 2009
Author: Joseph Inungu, Vincent Mumford, Mustafa Younis, Sara Langford

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UNIVERSITY STUDENTS' KNOWLEDGE OF, AND …

8 hours ago This study describes Finnish university students' knowledge and attitudes towards HIV and AIDS, homosexuality and sexual risk behaviour. Finnish-speaking students were randomly selected from all registered students at two universities in Finland (N =9715, n =950).The data were collected by using a modified version of the State University of New York …

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Publish Year: 2012
Author: Teija Korhonen, Jari Kylmä, Jarmo Houtsonen, Maritta Välimäki, Tarja Suominen

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The knowledge of and attitudes towards HIV/AIDS among …

6 hours ago Purpose of this research is to explore the knowledge and attitudes of HIV/AIDS among post-secondary students in a southern Ethiopian city. Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted among 227 college and university students. The AIDS Attitude Scale and the HIV Knowledge Questionnaire

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Author: Marianne M. Paul

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Knowledge and attitudes towards HIV/AIDS among dental

7 hours ago The second part consisted of 27 questions regarding the knowledge and attitudes of dental students towards HIV/AIDS which were adopted from previous surveys that was conducted among Iranian and US dental students (Seacat and Inglehart, 2003, Sadeghi and Hakimi, 2009). The first twelve closed ended questions were related to knowledge of HIV

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Publish Year: 2018
Author: Santhosh Kumar, Jyothi Tadakamadla, Ahmed Yahya Bin Hassan Areeshi, Hamza Abdul Wahab Mohammed Tobai...

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Knowledge about and attitude towards HIV/AIDS among first

5 hours ago Thus, there is a need to assess the existing knowledge and attitude towards this HIV/AIDS among them. Objective: The objective was to assess the extent of knowledge and attitude towards HIV/AIDS among first year medical students of a government medical college in North Karnataka. Methodology: This was a cross-sectional study conducted among all

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Publish Year: 2013
Author: Arun V Joshi, Kiran Nikam, Bhagyashri R Hungund, Rajagonda G Viveki, Shashikant V Nikam, AB Halappan...
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Knowledge, attitudes and practices of young adults …

889-020-09357 hours ago With an HIV incidence of 1.00 skewed against women (1.51), adolescents in South Africa are at high HIV risk. This paper assesses young adults’ (18–24 years) knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding HIV prevention in Nkangala and OR Tambo districts. A cross-sectional household survey was conducted in two districts in 2017/8.

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Publish Year: 2020
Author: Simukai Shamu, Sikhulile Khupakonke, Thato Farirai, Jean Slabbert, Thato Chidarikire, Geoffrey Gulob...

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KNOWLEDGE ATTITUDES OF STUDENTS TOWARDS HIV/AIDS

6 hours ago The general objective of this research is to address the perceptions of students towards the prevention of HIV/ AIDS. However, the specific objectives of this research are: To assess students knowledge and attitude towards HIV/ AIDS; To examine the various ways of sexual abstinence among university students.

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Knowledge of HIV/AIDS and attitude of dental students

4 hours ago Background: The HIV epidemic poses significant challenges to the healthcare providers including dentists. The present study is aimed to estimate the knowledge of HIV/AIDS and the attitude of dental students towards HIV/AIDS patients and to know whether knowledge has any influence on the attitude and willingness to treat HIV/AIDS patients.

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Publish Year: 2011
Author: Prashant B Patil, V Sreenivasan, Ankit Goel
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KNOWLEDGE, PERCEPTION AND ATTITUDE OF UNIVERSITY …

5 hours ago The general objective of this research is to address the perceptions of students towards the prevention of HIV/ AIDS. However, the specific objectives of this research are: To assess students knowledge and attitude towards HIV/ AIDS. To examine the various ways of sexual abstinence among university students.

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Knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding HIV/AIDS

889-016-35166 hours ago Knowledge, attitudes and practices (KAPs) regarding HIV/AIDS is one of the corner stones in the fight against the disease. Youths are most vulnerable to infection because they engage in risky practices due to a lack of adequate information. Thus, evaluating their KAPs will help in designing appropriate prevention strategies. This study was aimed at assessing the …

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Publish Year: 2016
Author: Colins Kingoum Nubed, Jane-Francis Tatah Kihla Akoachere

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Assessing Knowledge of, and Attitudes to, HIV/AIDS among

3 hours ago Previous research has shown that peer-led HIV prevention programs improves the knowledge of students on HIV/AIDS and motivates them to have better attitudes towards people living with HIV [11,15,16]. Training peer educators might be more beneficial because of perceived trustworthiness of the information source and role modeling [ 17 ].

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Publish Year: 2016
Author: Dalia Haroun, Dalia Haroun, Ola El Saleh, Lesley Wood, Rola Mechli, Nada Al Marzouqi, Samir Anouti

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Knowledge and Attitude of HIV/AIDS Infection among …

6 hours ago Keywords: Knowledge, Attitude, HIV/AIDS infection, Medical students Introduction Since its first recognition in 1981, HIV/AIDS infection has become a major health concern worldwide. According to 2011 UNAIDS world AIDS day report, people living with HIV/AIDS was 32.3 million in 2008, which increased to 34 million at the end of 2010 of

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Publish Year: 2012
Author: Han Ni, Aung Htet

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HIV-Related Knowledge and Attitudes among First Year

7 hours ago Mumbai, India to assess knowledge and attitudes as they relate to HIV infection. A self-administered survey was distributed among the medical students at a medical college in Mumbai. The survey sought student responses pertaining to knowledge of HIV risk and transmission, and attitudes towards HIV-infected people. Results: A

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Assessment of knowledge, attitude and practice towards VCT

7 hours ago To assess knowledge, attitude and practice toward HIV voluntary counseling and testing among students of Jimma Teachers Training College, in Jimma town, Oromia regional, state south western Ethiopia. A cross sectional study was conducted at Jimma teacher training college from February 10-12, 2014.

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Knowledge and Attitudes About HIV/AIDS of Dental Students

022-0337.20115 hours ago Several studies regarding knowledge and attitudes of dental students towards HIV/AIDS have been reported from various countries. However, to the best of our knowledge, an international comparison between countries with diverse cultural and educational backgrounds has not been reported in the literature.

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Publish Year: 2011
Author: Arjuna N.B. Ellepola, Devipriya B. Sundaram, Sumedha Jayathilake, Bobby K. Joseph, Prem N. Sharma

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Knowledge, attitudes and perceptions of nurses and nursing

3 hours ago Results. 560 articles limited by scientific researches or ministerial reports membership were retrieved. Finally a total of 38 publications were selected, the analysis showed that the level of knowledge of nurses and nursing students about PLWHA is good and the attitudes towards HIV/AIDS have improved over time.

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Publish Year: 2010
Author: Irma Conejeros Vallejos, Helga Emig Sánchez, Lilian Ferrer Lagunas, Báltica Cabieses Valdés, Rosina ...

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Full Project - KNOWLEDGE, ATTITUDE AND PERCEPTION OF

1 hours ago The study examines knowledge, attitude and perception of students towards HIV voluntary, counseling and testing in University of Lagos. The study might face some logistic challenges in term of the time and the costs involved in carrying out the research, but nevertheless, it would endeavor to accomplish its aims and objectives.

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(PDF) Attitudes Toward Caring for People Living with HIV

9 hours ago An investigation of [27] Li Y, Scott CS, Li L. Chinese nursing studentsHIV/AIDS knowledge, stigmatizing attitudes towards people living with HIV/AIDS by attitudes, and practice intentions. Appl Nurs Res 2008; 21(3): 147-52.

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Knowledge of HIV/AIDS and attitude of dental students

974-7761.10361 hours ago DOI: 10.4103/0974-7761.103676 Background: The HIV epidemic poses significant challenges to the healthcare providers including dentists. The present study is aimed to estimate the knowledge of HIV/AIDS and the attitude of dental students towards HIV/AIDS patients and to know whether knowledge has any influence on the attitude and willingness to treat HIV/AIDS …

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Publish Year: 2011
Author: Prashant B Patil, V Sreenivasan, Ankit Goel

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A systematic review of the knowledge, attitudes and

7 hours ago A systematic review of the knowledge, attitudes and practice of trained nurses towards patients with HIV/AIDS. Madeleine, Lam RunBing BSc (Hons) 1; Chan, Moon Fai PhD, CStat 2; Thayala, N. V. MSc, BHSc, RN 3. Author Information. 1. Honours Student, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies, National University Singapore, A collaborating centre of

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Knowledge, attitudes and perceptions about HIV

Just Now Attitude towards HIV self-testing and linkage to care. Overall, respondents had a positive attitude towards HIVST. About 84% of the participants agreed/strongly agreed that HIV self-testing is a good idea while 80.41% agreed/strongly agreed that they can self-test at home using the HIV self-test kit.

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Knowledge, attitude, practice and associated factors

5 hours ago Nimbulkar GC, Garcha V, Shetty V, Bhor KB. Assessment of knowledge, attitude and practice towards Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) amongst academicians, interns and students in two dental and medical colleges –Pune city. Int J Recent Scientific Res; 7(8), 12909-12913 (2016).

Author: Biyadgie Aschale, Yenesew Tamir, Girma Alem
Publish Year: 2017

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Chinese dental students' knowledge and attitudes toward

7 hours ago Oral care is vital to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive individuals. As future dentists, it is pertinent that dental students have sufficient knowledge and a positive approach toward this disease. The purpose of this study was to assess HIV/AIDS-related knowledge and attitudes among clinical dental students in central China.

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Publish Year: 2016
Author: Rui Li, Wenhang Dong, Wei He, Yiming Liu

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Knowledge, awareness and attitude of an Iraqi college

3 hours ago Home Archives Vol. 21 No. 1 (2021): HIV Nursing : Vol 21, Issue 1, 2021 Articles Knowledge, awareness and attitude of an Iraqi college undergraduate students towards patient safety Particularly HIV

Author: Reyadh R Al-Rashidi, Wathiq Naeem, Zaid Alsadoon, Hisham Al-Shaikhli, Rusul A Alsaray, Mustafa M Kad...
Publish Year: 2021

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Assessment of knowledge, attitude and risk behaviors

Just Now The spread of HIV in any community is in part determined by the knowledge of attitude towards sexuality of its members and by their actual sexual practices. The aim of the study was to assess students' knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding HIV/AIDS and STDs in Gondar, North West Ethiopia.

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Publish Year: 2011
Author: Yitayal Shiferaw, Agersew Alemu, Amanuel Girma, Afera Getahun, Andarge Kassa, Alemayehu Gashaw, Abeb...

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Knowledge, attitude and practice of cervical cancer

3 hours ago Adibe MO, and Aluh DO, “Awareness, Knowledge and Attitudes Towards Cervical Cancer Amongst HIV-Positive Women Receiving Care in a Tertiary Hospital in Nigeria,” J Canc Educ (2018) 33:1189–1194 . View Article Google Scholar 29.

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Publish Year: 2021
Author: Agajie Likie Bogale, Tilahun Teklehaymanot, Jemal Haidar Ali, Getnet Mitike Kassie

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Differences in Knowledge, Attitude, and Behavior towards

1 hours ago Martin Kuete, Qiao Huang, Abid Rashid, Xiu Lan Ma, HongFang Yuan, Juan Pablo Escalera Antezana, Rakhmanov Yeltay, Meng Rao, Qian He, ChengLiang Xiong, HuiPing Zhang, " Differences in Knowledge, Attitude, and Behavior towards HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections between Sexually Active Foreign and Chinese Medical Students ", BioMed …

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Publish Year: 2016
Author: Martin Kuete, Qiao Huang, Abid Rashid, Xiu Lan Ma, HongFang Yuan, Juan Pablo Escalera Antezana, Rakh...

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Knowledge attitude and preventive practices towards

7 hours ago towards the common STIs including HIV. This study provided a baseline data for the town health office on gaps between dissemination of health information and students current . Knowledge, Attitude and Preventive Practices towards Sexually Transmitted Infection among Preparatory School Students of Arsi Negelle .

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Publish Year: 2017
Author: Nega Degefa Megersa, Sindew Mohamud Ahmed, Befikadu Tariku Gutema, Girum Sebsebie Teshome, Zeleke As...

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Knowledge, Attitude and Practice On HIV/AIDS Prevention

9 hours ago : Almost all of students in study area had heard at least one HIV prevention method. Knowledge on some . aspect of the disease is quite low in the study group. About 53% of respondents had positive attitude toward using condom. 62.1% and 67.8% of respondents had positive attitude towards abstinence and being faithful with friends respectively.

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Publish Year: 2015
Author: Ahmed Yasin Mohammed, Tomas Benti Tefera, Muktar Beshir Ahmed

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ERIC - EJ743466 - HIV/AIDS Knowledge, Attitudes, Related

3 hours ago To examine HIV/AIDS knowledge, attitudes, related behaviors, and sources of HIV/AIDS information among high school-aged students in South Korea. One thousand and seventy-seven students (586 females and 491 males) from 5 high schools from 5 representative school districts participated in the survey. A self-administered questionnaire measuring knowledge (19 true …

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Knowledge, Attitude and Practice Regarding HIV/AIDS among

9 hours ago The aims of this study were to assess the level of knowledge on HIV/AIDS and its risk factors, attitude towards HIV/AIDS and AIDS patients and its transmission, and to identify high risk behaviors associated with HIV/AIDS among university students in Xinjiang. 3. Methodology 3.1 Study Design and Data Collection

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Publish Year: 2010
Author: Namaitijiang Maimaiti, Khadijah Shamsuddin, Anwar Abdurahim Nurungul Tohti, Rena Maimaiti

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Knowledge, attitude, and practices of dental students

7 hours ago From the present study, we found that although the overall knowledge of students about HIV/AIDS was adequate in terms of modes of transmission and prevention of transmission, there were inadequacies in terms of testing, treatment, and therapy. Though the knowledge was appropriate, students' attitude toward PLWHs was positive.

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Publish Year: 2017
Author: Sona Sheth, Ashish S Sharma, Shreya K Mehta, Hamza Kachwala, Nidhi Parker, Devarshi Pandya
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HIV knowledge, attitude, and practices among nursing

2 hours ago An integrated approach is strongly suggested for creating knowledge, attitude, and awareness to control the spread of HIV/AIDS among healthcare workers. Aim: The aim of this study was to assess the knowledge, attitude, and practices of nursing students toward provision of care for HIV/AIDS-affected people. Materials and Methods: This cross

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Publish Year: 2018
Author: Ambica Reddy, Vikram S Bommireddy, Srinivas Pachava, Viswa C Chandu, Suresh C Yaddanapalli, Asha Lod...
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Under graduate nursing students' knowledge and attitude

1 hours ago Background: Human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) has become one of the significant public health problems in the world. Research regarding HIV/AIDS among nursing professionals is limited from India. Aim: The aim was to assess nursing student's knowledge and attitude toward people living with HIV/AIDS.Methods: A …

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Publish Year: 2015
Author: Mythili Dharmalingam, Vijayalakshmi Poreddi, Sailaxmi Gandhi, Rama Chandra

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Nursing Students' Knowledge, Attitudes, and Willing ness

2 hours ago 2015). Studentsknowledge about HIV/AIDS was inadequate in the specific areas with vulnureable groups for instance patient living with HIV/AIDS, and they showed discriminatory attitudes toward HIV-positive people. There are not enough studies focusing on nursing studentsknowledge and attitudes towards to patients with

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Knowledge and attitude towards HIV/AIDS among Iranian students

Just Now In the Middle East, Tavoosi et al. [10] assessed the knowledge and attitudes of high school students in Iran regarding HIV/AID through a cluster sampling of …

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What do dental students know about HIV/AIDS and their attitudes?

A more recent study conducted in Ajman (UAE) in 2013 investigated dental student’s knowledge about modes of transmission of HIV/AIDS and their attitudes towards patients being treated [ 13 ]. Results also showed that students’ overall knowledge score was only 67% and that they had high levels of negative attitudes towards people with HIV.

How do attitudes and practices affect HIV/AIDS spread?

The spread of HIV in any community is in part determined by the knowledge of attitude towards sexuality of its members and by their actual sexual practices. The aim of the study was to assess students' knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding HIV/AIDS and STDs in Gondar, North West Ethiopia.

How does knowledge on HIV/AIDS prevention affect student attitudes towards safer sex?

Students with medium (34.3 %) and high (62.1 %) levels of knowledge were more likely to display positive attitudes Although statistically not significant, we found that as knowledge increased the ability of respondents to report safer sex decreased (95 % CI, P = 0.922). Students had a satisfactory level of knowledge on HIV/AIDS prevention.

What do students think about HIV/AIDS patients?

Conclusions: The findings suggest that although the students had adequate knowledge about HIV/AIDS, their attitude towards this group of people was negative. From the study, fear of HIV contagion was observed as a major reason for the negative attitude of students towards HIV/AIDS patients.

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