Five Myths about the HIV Epidemic in Asia

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Godwin, Peter; O'Farrell, Nigel; Fylkesnes, Knut; Misra, Sujaya;
(2006)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS Medicine,volume 3,issue 10 (issn: 1549-1277, eissn: 1549-1676)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0030426, pmc: PMC1590036
  • Subject: Sexual Health | Medicine in Developing Countries | :Medisinske Fag: 700::Helsefag: 800 [VDP] | Infectious Diseases | Epidemiology/Public Health | Medicine | HIV Infection/AIDS | Epidemiology | R | Health Policy | Essay | HIV/AIDS | Science Policy | Public Health

It is widely recognised that the huge population sizes of many Asian countries mean that although national HIV prevalence levels are still very low, very large absolute numbers of people are being infected each year with HIV [1]. Urgent responses are required; the effec... View more
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