TITLE

HIV misinformation

AUTHOR(S)
Yamey, Gavin
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);09/23/2000, Vol. 321 Issue 7263, p772
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the controversial views of the extremist campaign group AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT UP). Contention of dissenter Christine Maggiore that AIDS is not a global health problem; Details of Maggiore's experience with HIV; Her belief that HIV infection poses no threat to public health in Africa; Outrage of the scientific and medical community regarding such untenable views of HIV and AIDS.
ACCESSION #
3576594

 

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