TITLE

India's HIV-1 epidemic

AUTHOR(S)
Arora, Paul; Cyriac, Ajitha; Jha, Prabhat
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/23/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 11, p1337
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the HIV-1 epidemic in India. Predicted growth of HIV-1 epidemic in India; Statistics of HIVinfected persons in the country; Plan for the prevention of the transmission of HIV infection.
ACCESSION #
15060735

 

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