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1. Title Title of document Polio programme: let us declare victory and move on
 
2. Creator Author's name, affiliation, country Neetu Vashisht; St Stephens Hospital, Delhi 110054; IN
 
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4. Description Abstract It was hoped that following polio eradication, immunisation could be stopped. However the synthesis of polio virus in 2002, made eradication impossible. It is argued that getting poor countries to expend their scarce resources on an impossible dream over the last 10 years was unethical.
 
5. Publisher Organizing agency, location Forum for Medical Ethics Society
 
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7. Date (YYYY-MM-DD) 2016-11-30
 
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10. Identifier Uniform Resource Identifier https://www.issuesinmedicalethics.org/articles/polio-programme-let-us-declare-victory-and-move-on/
 
11. Source Title; vol., no. (year) Indian Journal of Medical Ethics;: Some lives are cheaper than others
 
12. Language English=en en
 
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