TY - CHAP A1 - La Fleur F. Small ED1 - Gobopamang Letamo Y1 - 2011-10-26 PY - 2011 T1 - Impact of Socio-Medical Factors on the Prevention and Treatment of HIV/AIDS Among Specific Subpopulations N2 - This book has assembled an array of chapters on the social and psychosocial aspects of HIV/AIDS and their impact on HIV/AIDS and related behaviours. The book addresses key areas of HIV and AIDS, including, but not in any way limited to, care-seeking behaviour, adherence, access, psychosocial needs and support services, discrimination and the impact the epidemic has on various sectors of the economy. The book has seventeen chapters; seven chapters deal with social aspects of HIV/AIDS, four with psychosocial aspects of HIV/AIDS, and the remaining six chapters with the impact of social and psychosocial factors on HIV/AIDS and related behaviours. The book is an essential reading for academics, students and other people interested in the field of HIV and AIDS. BT - Social and Psychological Aspects of HIV/AIDS and their Ramifications SP - Ch. 16 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/22836 DO - 10.5772/22836 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-09-28 ER -