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The Global Wicked Problem of Corruption and Its Risks for Access to HIV/AIDS Medicines.

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Summary of "The Global Wicked Problem of Corruption and Its Risks for Access to HIV/AIDS Medicines."

We discuss how corruption affects access to antiretroviral therapies (ARVs) globally. Recent cases of theft of ARVs, collusion, and manipulation in procurement found in countries such as Central African Republic, Bangladesh, Malawi, and Guinea, show there is still much work to be done to reduce the risk of corruption. This includes addressing the structural weaknesses in procurement mechanisms and supply chain management systems of health commodities and medicines.

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Name: Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics
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