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Rich nations are failing on universal access to antitretrovirals

BMJ 2006; 333 doi: (Published 17 August 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:367
  1. Jocalyn Clark
  1. Toronto

    The world's richest nations are failing to ensure that people living with HIV/AIDS in the developing world have universal access to antiretroviral drugs, delegates at the 16th international AIDS conference in Toronto were told this week.

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