Normalization Discourse in the Practice of Provider-Initiated Counselling and Testing for HIV in Kenya

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/622637
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Presentation
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Normalization Discourse in the Practice of Provider-Initiated Counselling and Testing for HIV in Kenya
Other Titles:
Global HIV Practices
Author(s):
Ndirangu, Eunice Wambui; Evans, Catrin M.; Pollock, Kristian
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Non-member
Author Details:
Eunice Wambui Ndirangu, PhD, MSc, BScN, School of Nursing & Midwifery, Aga Khan University, Nairobi, Kenya; Catrin M. Evans, PhD, MA, BSc; Kristian Pollock, PhD, MA (Hons), PGCHE -- School of Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Abstract:

Using a normalization discourse, the study findings illuminate how, in the course of HIV testing and counseling, counselors struggle to deal with the competing repertoires between the biomedical constructs of HIV in testing guidelines and the socially constructed response to HIV among clients in the Kenyan context.

Keywords:
HIV Testing; Kenya; Normalization
Repository Posting Date:
19-Sep-2017
Date of Publication:
19-Sep-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17B21
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleNormalization Discourse in the Practice of Provider-Initiated Counselling and Testing for HIV in Kenyaen_US
dc.title.alternativeGlobal HIV Practicesen
dc.contributor.authorNdirangu, Eunice Wambuien
dc.contributor.authorEvans, Catrin M.en
dc.contributor.authorPollock, Kristianen
dc.contributor.departmentNon-memberen
dc.author.detailsEunice Wambui Ndirangu, PhD, MSc, BScN, School of Nursing & Midwifery, Aga Khan University, Nairobi, Kenya; Catrin M. Evans, PhD, MA, BSc; Kristian Pollock, PhD, MA (Hons), PGCHE -- School of Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdomen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/622637-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>Using a normalization discourse, the study findings illuminate how, in the course of HIV testing and counseling, counselors struggle to deal with the competing repertoires between the biomedical constructs of HIV in testing guidelines and the socially constructed response to HIV among clients in the Kenyan context.</span></p>en
dc.subjectHIV Testingen
dc.subjectKenyaen
dc.subjectNormalizationen
dc.date.available2017-09-19T14:34:52Z-
dc.date.issued2017-09-19-
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-19T14:34:52Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
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