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1. Title Title of document The fundamental right to health care
 
2. Creator Author's name, affiliation, country K Mathiharan; Institute of Legal Medicine, New No. 53, Fifth Street, Padmanaba Nagar, Adyar, Chennai 600020; IN
 
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4. Description Abstract India is a party to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. The Supreme Court held that Article 21 of the Constitution of India in relation to human rights has to be interpreted in conformity with international law. Further, Article 25 [2] of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Article 7 (b) of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights have been cited by the Supreme Court while upholding the right to health by a worker.
 
5. Publisher Organizing agency, location Forum for Medical Ethics Society
 
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7. Date (YYYY-MM-DD) 2016-11-30
 
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11. Source Title; vol., no. (year) Indian Journal of Medical Ethics;: The state of the medical profession
 
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