Doubts over testing hamper India's AIDS effort

Sattaur, Omar
April 1991
New Scientist;4/20/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1765, p18
Reports on India's preparation to cope with an epidemic of AIDS following studies among people at high risk of infection with HIV. Indian Council for Medical Research's screening of those infected with HIV since 1985; People with the highest rates of HIV infection; Members of the heterosexually promiscuous groups; National Institute for Cholera and Enteric Diseases' screening for intravenous drug users; Doubts over the testing and interview techniques used in AIDS surveillance in India.


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