Men's serostatus disclosure to parents: associations among social support, ethnicity, and disease status in men living with HIV.
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Brain, behavior, and immunity, ISSN: 1090-2139, Vol: 23, Issue: 5, Page: 693-9
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- Immunology and Microbiology; Neuroscience; Medical Specialties; Medicine and Health Sciences; Osteopathic Medicine and Osteopathy
Directly disclosing a positive HIV serostatus to family members can affect psychological and disease status. Perceptions that one is in a supportive family environment may moderate these effects; however, ethnic differences may exist in the support processes of families coping with HIV.