The disease that transformed medicine: AIDS turns 20

Sullivan, Patrick
March 2002
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/19/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 6, p789
Academic Journal
Discusses the first reports of AIDS in 'Canada Diseases Weekly Report,' on March 27, 1982. Presence of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in homosexual males; Mention of Dr. John Doherty of Windsor, Ontario, whose career was changed by AIDS; Observation that AIDS is able to show deficiencies in societies around the world.


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