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Author Gupta, Indrani.
Title Adoption of health technologies in India : implications for the AIDS vaccine / Indrani Gupta, Mayur Trivedi, Subodh Kandamuthan.
Imprint Los Angeles, Calif. : SAGE Publications, ©2007.

Author Gupta, Indrani.
Series Institute of Economic growth. Studies in economic and social development ; no. 68
Studies in economic and social development ; no. 68.
Subject AIDS vaccines -- India.
HIV infections -- India.
AIDS Vaccines -- therapeutic use.
Disease Outbreaks -- prevention & control.
HIV Infections -- therapy.
Health Policy.
Health Services Accessibility.
Technology Transfer.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Alt Name Trivedi, Mayur, 1976- Author.
Kandamuthan, Subodh, 1976- Author.
Description 1 online resource (235 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-228) and index.
Contents Introduction and rationale for study -- Introduction to selected health technologies -- Adoption of health technology in India : a summary of major findings -- Lessons for the adoption of the AIDS vaccine -- Summary and conclusions -- Universal immunisation programme -- Hepatitis B immunisation in India -- No-scalpel vasectomy -- Voluntary counselling and testing -- Antiretroviral therapy.
Summary The effectiveness of a new health technology is judged by both its accessibility. and also the extent to which it has been adopted in a particular country. With. the possibility of an AIDS vaccine in the near future, the International AIDS. Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) has emphasised the need for countries to prepare well. in advance for its smooth access and adoption. Reiterating IAVIs̀ appeal, this. book ably captures the course India needs to take for the successful adoption. and implementation of the AIDS vaccine in India. The first of its kind, this book examines the adoption of four health.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9788132101369 (electronic bk.)
8132101367 (electronic bk.)
9780761935902 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0761935908 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9788178297392 (India ; pbk.)
8178297396 (India ; pbk.)
OCLC # 403866596
Additional Format Print version: Gupta, Indrani. Adoption of health technologies in India. Los Angeles : SAGE Publications, ©2007 9780761935902 0761935908 (DLC) 2007014171 (OCoLC)123029425