Community patterns of stigma towards persons living with HIV: A population-based latent class analysis from rural Vietnam

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p705
Academic Journal
The article reports on a research which has been conducted to study the impact of stigma on persons living with HIV (PLHIV) in rural Vietnam. According to the study, such people suffer from difficulties to access HIV testing, treatment and care. The result of the study found stigma is high in PLHIV and the prevention of stigma in future can be enhanced by analyzing intervention messages to community patterns of stigma.


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