Economic obstacles to the optimal utilization of an AIDS vaccine.

  title={Economic obstacles to the optimal utilization of an AIDS vaccine.},
  author={Phillip K. Russell},
  journal={Journal of the International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care},
  volume={3 9},
Demand continues to grow for an AIDS vaccine, spurred by President Clinton's ten-year goal for development of a vaccine and the expanded research program at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). There are difficult and complex problems associated with introducing a new vaccine into widespread use in at-risk populations. In the United States and Europe, the most important factors are effectiveness, route and ease of administration, and social acceptance. However, in much of the world, cost… CONTINUE READING