Polio eradication: the CIA and their unintended victims

  title={Polio eradication: the CIA and their unintended victims},
  author={The Lancet},
  journal={The Lancet},
  • T. Lancet
  • Published 6 June 2014
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet
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