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Methodological Considerations in Surveying Latina AIDS Caregivers: Issues in Sampling and Measurement.

Author: Land,-Helen; Hudson,-Sharon
Author Background:
Date 12/1/97
Type Journal
Journal Title: Social-Work-Research
Volume/Pages v21 n4 p233-46
Subject Matter Latino
Abstract Discusses methodological issues that may adversely affect the research process and impede understanding of Latinas, particularly those affected by AIDS. Gives suggestions for strengthening qualitative and quantitative methods when conducting research on Latinas. Describes the growing awareness of important clinical subgroup differences based on ethnicity, culture, gender, and socioeconomic status. (RJM)