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Health and poverty : global health problems and solutions

Author: Gijsbertus Engelinus Laurentius Walraven
Publisher: London, UK ; Washington, DC, USA : Earthscan, ©2011.
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There is growing interest and concern about the unacceptable differentials in health between and within countries. This comes out of the realization that poor people will only be able to prosper, and emerge from poverty, if they enjoy better health. Healthy populations are a precondition for sustainable development. Using a novel combination of the personal studies of patients and description of conditions or  Read more...
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Walraven, Gijsbertus Engelinus Laurentius, 1957-
Health and poverty.
London : Earthscan, ©2011
(DLC) 2010019116
(OCoLC)614271214
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gijsbertus Engelinus Laurentius Walraven
ISBN: 9781849775687 1849775680 9781136537394 1136537392
OCLC Number: 689997490
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 192 pages) : illustrations, maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The poor have no face, no voice --
Lamin : roll back malaria --
Pendo : safe motherhood --
Kaddy : family planning --
Maimuna : cervical cancer --
Ramesh : TB and HIV --
Neelum and SIFAT water and sanitation --
Ousman : neglected tropical diseases --
Hassan : undernutrition --
Mariama : new diseases of poverty --
Helena : health financing --
Sanam : cross-border health care --
Revisiting Alma Ata.
Responsibility: Gijs Walraven.

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