Training materials-Published date2017
Journal articlesHEALTH EXPENDITURE Social Policy Health HOUSEHOLD EXPENDITURE HEALTH ECONOMICS Poverty HEALTH SYSTEM
Household catastrophic health expenditures : a comparative analysis of twelve Latin American and Caribbean countries
Objective: Compare patterns of catastrophic health expenditures in 12 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. Material and Methods: Prevalence of catastrophic expenses was estimated uniformly at the household level using household surveys.Published dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
High rates of maternal death and teen pregnancy persist in West and Central Africa. Research and programming efforts are not sustainably reducing these rates.
Papers-Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Journal articlesHEALTH SYSTEM HEALTH ADMINISTRATION SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH INTERSECTORAL COOPERATION SYSTEMS ANALYSIS Capacity building ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE UNIVERSITIES RESEARCH NETWORKS
Health policy and systems research : needs, challenges and opportunities in South Africa – a university perspective
Health Policy and Systems Research (HPSR) addresses systemic challenges in order to improve service delivery while supporting implementation of public health priority programmes, and thus contributing to improved population health.Published dateWednesday, January 2, 2013 - 05:00
Journal articlesHIV AIDS Poverty HEALTH BELIEF PERCEPTION Disease control
HIV prevention programmes should take into account levels of social stigma, especially among the disadvantaged, and act carefully not to increase it.Published dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
Impact of maternal and child health private expenditure on poverty and inequity : review of the literature on the extent and mechanisms by which maternal, newborn, and child healthcare expenditures exacerbate poverty, with focus on evidence from Asia...
A key barrier to appropriate health care is the frequent need for households to pay out-of-pocket (OOP) for medical treatment.Published dateMonday, January 2, 2012 - 05:00
Impact of out-of-pocket expenditures on families and barriers to use of maternal and child health services in the Lao People's Democratic Republic : evidence from the Lao expenditure and consumption survey 2007–2008
Women and children are inadequately covered by basic healthcare services.Published date2012