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SESSION

Title
Communication Characteristics of Children Infected With HIV/AIDS in South Africa

Session Code
7388 Poster Board 178

Date/Time
Friday, November 16th
8:00 AM to 9:30 AM

Venue
Georgia World Congress Center

Room
Hall A2

Session Format
Poster

PDH(s)
15 Mins



Description

There is a dearth of locally relevant data in South Africa regarding the communication development of children infected with HIV/AIDS within the local context. The objective was to describe the characteristics of a group of children infected with HIV/AIDS being managed at a regional hospital in Gauteng, South Africa.

General Interest Topic Area

Global Issues and Practices Across the Discipline (GI)

Instructional Level

Intermediate (Assumes general familiarity with the literature and professional practice within the areas covered)

Learner Outcomes

Learner Outcome 1: Describe major elements of the study design
Learner Outcome 2: Discuss the authors conclusions
Learner Outcome 3: Identify possible implications for practice