TITLE

AIDS no longer a leading killer

PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
FDA Consumer;Mar/Apr2000, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decline of death rate from AIDS in the United States in 1998. Comparison of the death rate from 1996 to 1997.
ACCESSION #
2892752

 

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