[Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS): knowledge and fear of contagion in nursing students during their hospital training]

L Fourn, S Duci
Médecine Tropicale: Revue du Corps de Santé Colonial 1993, 53 (3): 315-9
The authors report the transversal investigation results of 115 male and nurse students of Cotonou on their AIDS knowledge, AIDS prevention, and their attitudes toward HIV infected patients. 98% have a good knowledge of AIDS. 55% utilize condom. 77% give to their fear of contagion during their in Service training for the care of HIV infected patients. The authors conclude for AIDS education reinforcement in school of nursing.

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