TITLE

Can India avoid being devastated by HIV?

AUTHOR(S)
Ramasundaram, S
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);01/26/2002, Vol. 324 Issue 7331, p182
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Comments on the HIV epidemic in India. Number of HIV-infected people in the country; Need for effective and sustained prevention efforts; Concern that rising HIV rates will fuel the epidemic of tuberculosis; Need for the prevention of unprotected heterosexual intercourse with an infected partner, which is the predominant mode of HIV transmission.
ACCESSION #
6004739

 

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