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Univariate and multivariate spatial models of health facility utilisation for childhood fevers in an area on the coast of Kenya

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Background: Precise quantification of health service utilisation is important for the estimation of disease burden and allocation of health resources. Current approaches to mapping health facility utilisation rely on spatial accessibility alone as the predictor. However, other spatially varying social, demographic and economic factors may affect the use of health services. The exclusion of these factors can lead to the inaccurate estimation of health facility utilisation. Here, we ...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12942-017-0107-7

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
International Journal of Health Geographics Journal website
Volume:
16
Issue:
34
Publication date:
2017-09-18
Acceptance date:
2017-09-11
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EISSN:
1476-072X
ISSN:
1476-072X
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729296
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pubs:729296
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uuid:018370bf-8b31-41b1-a0fc-682c3213ecfe
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pubs:729296
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2017-09-19

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