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Mrs. Juliet Sylvia
Professor, Sacred Heart Nursing College, Madurai - 625 020
Volume - 3,
Issue - 2,
Year - 2015
In India People in the age group of 15-29 years (youth) comprise almost 25 percent of the country’s population; however they account for 31 percent of AIDS Burden (NACO, 2010)1. These young adults face a lot of reproductive health risks. However, the major health problems are largely preventable (Tylee, et al., 2007)2. It is a challenge for health care providers including nurses to meet the service demands of youth. There is paucity of adolescent friendly health services3.
To prepare nurses for a Youth Friendly Reproductive and Sexual Health Services (YFRSHS) in India, since there is no nationally recognized course or guidelines for nurses to lead YFRSH services.
Cite this article:
Juliet Sylvia. A Framework for a Nurse-Led Youth Friendly Reproductive and Sexual Health Services (YFRSHS) For HIV/ Aids Prevention. Int. J. Adv. Nur. Management 3(2): April- June, 2015; Page 152-154.