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Title Living with HIV : a patient's guide / Mark Cichocki, RN.
Author Cichocki, Mark, 1961- author.
Publication Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., [2017]
Copyright date ©2017
Edition Second edition.
Description vii, 294 pages ; 26 cm.
Call # 616.9792 C
Series McFarland health topics
McFarland health topics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-286) and index.
Summary "This second edition builds on the success of the first edition by updating and adding information that will help the newly diagnosed adjust to their illness and the long-term survivor improve their life and supplement their foundation of HIV knowledge. New and useful topics have been added including the most complete medication information"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Introduction : why is this book needed? -- The history of HIV and AIDS -- HIV prevention and testing -- HIV 101 ... the basics -- The test is positive.... now what? -- Your first visit to the doctor -- Monitoring your health -- Know your HIV medications -- Opportunistic infections -- Associated conditions -- Treating the whole person -- Substance use and abuse -- Dental care -- Exercise and nutrition -- Living with HIV.
Subject HIV-positive persons.
AIDS (Disease) -- Patients.
Self-care, Health.
AIDS (Disease) -- Patients. (OCoLC)fst00793864
HIV-positive persons. (OCoLC)fst00949912
Self-care, Health. (OCoLC)fst01111506
ISBN 1476664951 (paperback) :
9781476664958 (paperback) :

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