TITLE

Educational project targets older AIDS patients

PUB. DATE
April 2015
SOURCE
Chain Drug Review;4/27/2015, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p131
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the Well Beyond HIV, a national campaign launched by drugstore chain Wallgreen Co. which targets older adults with HIV and AIDS to provide them resources and information regarding the disease.
ACCESSION #
102476912

 

Related Articles

  • HIV & AIDS: Older adults are at risk too.  // Executive Health's Good Health Report;Nov96, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p1 

    Reports that AIDS also affects older people even though many of them think they are not at risk. Percentage of AIDS cases among 50 years and older people; Difficulty in recognizing symptoms of disease in the aged; Prevention and treatment.

  • AIDS teaching should not be limited to the young. Kaye, Richard A.; Markus, Theodore // USA Today Magazine;Sep97, Vol. 126 Issue 2628, p50 

    Reports on the spread of AIDS in elderly populations as of September 1997. The scarcity of articles written on the subject; The resulting lack of awareness over the issue; Statistics relative to the extent of AIDS among the elderly in the United States; Efforts to inform the population of the...

  • Older people account for majority of SF AIDS cases. Bajko, Matthew S. // Bay Area Reporter;2/3/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p1 

    The article reports that majority of people with AIDS in San Francisco, California are aging 50 years old and older, accounting for 53% of cases in 2010.

  • Unusual increase in reported HIV/ AIDS cases among older persons in western Hunan province, China. Xi Chen; Jun Zheng; Jian Mei He; BiYun Qin; Yifei Hu; Lu Wang; Ning Wang // Sexually Transmitted Infections;Oct2011, Vol. 87 Issue 6, p538 

    The article presents a study that deals with the reasons for the appearance of HIV/ADIs cases among older people in Hunan, China between 2005 and 2007, and the measure to prevent further spread.

  • Improved screening programs may be necessary for elderly patients with HIV. Volansky, Rob // Infectious Disease News;Jan2010, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p16 

    The article reports on the findings of a study by Marco Ruiz of the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center about the need for improved screening programs for HIV-infected elderly patients, discussed at the International of Physicians in AIDS care event held in New Orleans, Louisiana...

  • Ethnic, Demographic, and Social Differences among Middle and Older Adults with HIV/AIDS. Speer, David C.; Kennedy, Margaret // AIDS Patient Care & STDs;Oct99, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p615 

    Examines the basic demographic and social information about people with HIV/AIDS over the age of 44 years in the United States. Demographic comparisons of African-American and White persons with HIV/AIDS; Variables and ethnicity of HIV/AIDS; Significant differences on economic variables; Coping...

  • cne QUIZ.  // Journal of Gerontological Nursing;Sep2009, Vol. 35 Issue 9, p26 

    A quiz concerning human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in older adults is presented.

  • Cases of AIDS in older women on the rise.  // Jet;08/18/97, Vol. 92 Issue 13, p55 

    Reports that the number of cases of AIDS in older women is steadily on the rise according to figures released by the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Statistics; Analysis.

  • HIV and aging issues. Beeman, Douglas // Bay Area Reporter;2/17/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 7, p11 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response "Older people account for majority of SF AIDS cases," by Matthew Bajko in the February 3, 2011 issue.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics