Health Issues of Older Adults With HIV/AIDS

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Contents; Contributors; Preface; Foreword; Introduction; Part I: Frail Older Adults; Part II: Aging Prisoners; Part III: Homeless Older Adults; Part IV: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Older Adults; Part V: Older Adults with HIV/AIDS; Epilogue; Index, Winner of an AJN Book of the Year Award!. Named an Outstanding Academic Title for 2007 by Choice!. Based on the concept that vulnerability in the older populace encompasses those who are at increased risk for physical and psychosocial health problems, this book takes a closer look at vulnerability and how it affects five specific populations within the elderly:.: Those incarcerated in prisons.; The homeless.; Gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people.; Those who are HIV positive or living with AIDS.; The frail. Both physical and psychosocial health care issues and needs are addressed as w, Description based upon print version of record.

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Vulnerable Older Adults Health Care Needs and Interventions

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