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Infant mortality in Eastern Azerbaijan, 2003
Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Public health policies during the Soviet period eliminated several traditional diseases. But for lack of adequate investment in medical equipment and drugs in the 1970s and 1980s they failed to effectively halt a worrying rise in the overall and infant death rate.