India's HIV-1 epidemic

Arora, Paul; Cyriac, Ajitha; Jha, Prabhat
November 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/23/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 11, p1337
Academic Journal
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.


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