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Sexuality and HIV/AIDS 

Karl Pulutu-Endemann, RPN, RGON, AND, JP, Associate Head of Department, Manawatu Polytechnic 

Reference: Pulutu-Endemann, K. (1992).  Sexuality and HIV/AIDS Nursing Praxis in New Zealand 7(3), 11-16

This paper will discuss different perspectives on sexuality, considering both their values and limitations.  The relevance of sexuality to health and illness will be considered together with pertinent issues for nurses in this setting.  The paper will particularly focus on the lived experience of both patients and nurses who live and work with AIDS.