Death rate from HIV infection rises in BombayBMJ 1997; 315 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.315.7120.1397h (Published 29 November 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;315:1397
- Ganapati Mudur
- New Delhi
An increase in the annual number of deaths among young and middle aged men in Bombay is the first detected demographic impact of HIV in India, doctors have told the government.
The AIDS Research and Control Centre in Bombay analysed age and sex specific mortality data from city municipal records over the past 10 years. It found that …