The study had three objectives:
1. to identify the common self-care problems encountered by individuals with AIDS who are living at home
2. to describe the types of support that individuals with AIDS receive at home
3. to identify issues that need be addressed by home support programs for clients with AIDS.
National Health Research and Development Program NHRDP Project No. 6610-1579 Final Report
3rd ed. (2010) available online: This edition includes three new chapters, which makes the publication more comprehensive. These chapters include breastfeeding, physical activity, and autism spectrum disorders.