“I Owe Her So Much; Without Her I Would Be Dead” : Developing a Model of Mother–Infant Bonding Following a Maternal Antenatal HIV Diagnosis. / Willcocks, Kate; Evangeli, Michael; Anderson, Jane; Zetler, Sarah; Scource, Rosalind .

In: Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, Vol. 27, No. 1, 01.2016, p. 17-29.

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“I Owe Her So Much; Without Her I Would Be Dead” : Developing a Model of Mother–Infant Bonding Following a Maternal Antenatal HIV Diagnosis. / Willcocks, Kate; Evangeli, Michael; Anderson, Jane; Zetler, Sarah; Scource, Rosalind .

In: Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, Vol. 27, No. 1, 01.2016, p. 17-29.

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Willcocks, K, Evangeli, M, Anderson, J, Zetler, S & Scource, R 2016, '“I Owe Her So Much; Without Her I Would Be Dead”: Developing a Model of Mother–Infant Bonding Following a Maternal Antenatal HIV Diagnosis', Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 17-29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jana.2015.08.007

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Willcocks, Kate ; Evangeli, Michael ; Anderson, Jane ; Zetler, Sarah ; Scource, Rosalind . / “I Owe Her So Much; Without Her I Would Be Dead” : Developing a Model of Mother–Infant Bonding Following a Maternal Antenatal HIV Diagnosis. In: Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care. 2016 ; Vol. 27, No. 1. pp. 17-29.

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