The socioeconomic impact of human immunodeficiency virus / acquired immune deficiency syndrome in India and its relevance to eye care

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Murthy GVS;
  • Publisher: Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, volume 56, issue 5, pages 395-397 (issn: 0301-4738, eissn: 1998-3689)
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  • Identifiers: pmc: PMC2636145
  • Subject: social status | Symposium | RE1-994 | Blindness | human immunodeficiency virus | Ophthalmology

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection is aptly called the modern day ′plague′ and has the potential to decimate people in the productive age group. On the other hand, the increasing life expectancy in developing countries spirals age-related blindne... View more
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