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13-12-2018 12:00 AM

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We apply stage theory of grief to study how HIV/AIDS patients™ emotional states affect their social support seeking behavior (i) in online communities. We propose that support seekers (i) have different preferences for informational and emotional support

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Dec 13th, 12:00 AM

The Effect of Grief on HIV Patients™ Need for Informational and Emotional Support

We apply stage theory of grief to study how HIV/AIDS patients™ emotional states affect their social support seeking behavior (i) in online communities. We propose that support seekers (i) have different preferences for informational and emotional support