African American Women Living With HIV: A Case Study Analysis of Long-Term "Thrivers"
Repository Posting Date2017-10-20T14:30:32Z
Author DetailsStephanie C. Jen, BSN, School of Nursing, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, USA; Kimberly Adams Tufts, ND, College of Health Sciences, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, USA; Kaprea F. Hoquee, PhD, Counseling & human services, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationNon-member
African American women have the highest prevalence of HIV among US women. An enhanced understanding about how HIV self-management impacts their individual health outcomes is foundational to developing effective HIV self-management interventions. The primary aim of this qualitative study was to explore the self-management strategies of African American women.