TITLE

HIV/AIDS is spreading fastest in eastern Europe and Asia

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Deborah
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);7/10/2004, Vol. 329 Issue 7457, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Eastern Europe and Asia have the fastest growing HIV/AIDS epidemics in the world, according to a report from UNAIDS. Rise in the number of people newly infected with HIV in 2003; Comments of Dr. Peter Piot, executive director of UNAIDS; Efforts of Thailand and Cambodia to address high risk behavior and reduce the number of new HIV infections; Vulnerability of women in sub-Saharan Africa; Issue of access to antiretroviral drugs in developing countries.
ACCESSION #
13699825

 

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