Journal of
AIDS and HIV Research

  • Abbreviation: J. AIDS HIV Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2359
  • DOI: 10.5897/JAHR
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 283

Full Length Research Paper

An assessment of awareness level and sources of information on HIV/AIDS among market women in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria

Ayinde Olubunmi
  • Ayinde Olubunmi
  • Department of Public Health, Oyo State Ministry of Health, Oyo State, Nigeria.
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Usman Aishat
  • Usman Aishat
  • Nigerian Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program, Abuja, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 12 April 2017
  •  Accepted: 11 July 2017
  •  Published: 30 September 2017


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Arinola AA, Adekunjo AA (2012). Analysis of HIV/AIDS Information Awareness and Effectiveness Among Artisans in Ogbomosho, Oyo State, Nigeria. Library Philosophy and Practice. ISSN 1522-0222. 



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