Volume No. :   2

Issue No. :  2

Year :  2014

ISSN Print :  2347-8632

ISSN Online :  2454-2652


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A Study to assess the Quality of life of People Living with HIV/AIDS receiving Anti Retroviral Therapy from the selected Anti-Retroviral Therapy centre’s of Mysore



Address:   Mr. Vinay Kumar G., Mrs. Nisha P. Nair, Mr. Prasannakumar D.R., Mr. Parmesha
Assistant Lecturer, Community Health Nursing Department, JSS College of Nursing, Mysore
Assistant Professor, Community Health Nursing Department, JSS College of Nursing, Mysore
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Nursing Department, JSS College of Nursing, Mysore
Assistant Lecturer, Mental Health Nursing Department, JSS College of Nursing, Mysore.
*Corresponding Author
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ABSTRACT:
Background and objectives: The main aim of the study was to assess the quality of life of people living with HIV/AIDS receiving Anti-retroviral therapy from the selected Anti-retroviral therapy centre’s of Mysore. Materials and Methods: A descriptive survey was adopted. The sample of 30 people living with HIV/AIDS receiving Anti-retroviral therapy was selected by using random sampling technique. The data collection tools consist of Personal profile, structured interview questionnaire method by using WHO QOL-BREF instrument. Results: The data analysis was done using both descriptive and inferential statistics. Findings of the study revealed that Psychological domain scored low scoring about quality of life.
KEYWORDS:
Quality of life, People living with HIV/AIDS, ART Centre, WHO BREF-QOL, HIV/AIDS.
Cite:
Vinay Kumar G., Nisha P. Nair, Prasannakumar D.R., Parmesha. A Study to assess the Quality of life of People Living with HIV/AIDS receiving Anti Retroviral Therapy from the selected Anti-Retroviral Therapy centre’s of Mysore. Int. J. Adv. Nur. Management 2(2): April- June, 2014; Page 90-92.
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