Human rights and HIV/AIDS
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Published by Human Rights Internet in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Legal status, laws, etc.,
  • Public health laws.,
  • Human rights.,
  • Medical policy.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 82-85)

ContributionsHuman Rights Internet.
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p. :
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16315716M
ISBN 101894253140

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