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CHINA AND INDIA AS SUPPLIERS OF AFFORDABLE MEDICIN ...

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ROTAVIRUS VACCINE AND DIARRHEA MORTALITY: QUANTIFY ...

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DO IMPROVEMENTS IN OUTREACH, CLINICAL AND FAMILY A ...

Do improvements in outreach, clinical, and family and community-based services predict improvements in child survival? An analysis of serial cross-sec ...

MALARIA CONTROL AND CHILD MORTALITY IN SUB-SAHARAN ...

‘Along with other key child survival interventions, increased ITNs/IRS coverage has significantly contributed to child mortality reduction since ...

SIMPLIFIED ANTIRETROVIRAL THERAPY MODELS

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REPORT OF INDEPENDENT MONITORING BOARD, GLOBAL POL ...

The Independent Monitoring Board of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, chaired by Sir Liam Donaldson, has issued the report of its most recent m ...

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'The total proportion of free years from 1972-2005, the duration of current freedom level, and the Gini coefficient show independent positive associat ...

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