B20 Infection


Lina Nur Islamiyyah Yunus(1*)

(1) Puskesmas Mlati II (Community and Primary Healh Care Center) Sleman; Yogyakarta; Indonesia
(*) Corresponding Author


.......The problem, in this case, was very complicated. We should pay attention to several aspects in the approach for HIV patients: privacy (respect patient's privacy), confidentiality (we must keep patient’s health information confidential), fidelity, and veracity (upholding truth and honesty). The confidentiality in this case was patient’s status as an HIV patient. Also, we must understand that the complaints experienced by HIV patients would be different from one and another.
In addition to her physical problems, there was also her psychosocial problem. Assistances from an HIV counselor for the patient while maintaining her confidentiality were needed to manage the patient’s health problems, such as......


B20 infection; HIV infection; management of patient with HIV infection; primary care

Full Text:



1. Padyana M, Bhat RV, Dinesha AN. HIV in females: A clinico-epidemiological study. Journal of family medicine and primary care. 2013 Apr;2(2):149.

2. Public Health Office of Yogyakarta. HIV testing counseling training materials at Hotel Prima Sleman. Yogyakarta: Provincial Public Health Office of Yogyakarta (DIY). 2016.

3. Ministry of Health Republic of Indonesia. Regulation of the Minister of Health of the Republic of Indonesia Number 5 years 2014 on the Clinical Practice Guide for Physicians in Primary Health Care Facilities. Ministry of Health Republic of Indonesia. 2014.

4. Ministry of Health Republic of Indonesia. Regulation of the Minister of Health of the Republic of Indonesia Number 67 Year 2016 on Guidelines for Tuberculosis Control. Ministry of Health Republic of Indonesia. 2016.

5. Department of Family and Community Medicine Faculty of Medicine Universitas Gadjah Mada. Guidance for early promotion and detection for patient according to age and sex category, Post-Graduate Program in Medical Clinic Main Interest in Family Medical Science. Yogyakarta: Faculty of Medical UGM. 2015.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.22146/rpcpe.36267

Article Metrics

Abstract views : 1245 | views : 2314


  • There are currently no refbacks.

Copyright (c) 2018 Lina Nur Islamiyyah Yunus

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

View My Stats