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The role of the district hospital in child survival at the Kenyan Coast.

Abstract:

Strategies for improving child survivorship in sub-Saharan Africa by the year 2000 have focused on low-cost, peripheral preventative and curative activities often with little reference to essential clinical services offered by hospitals at the district level. However, the recent World Bank World Development Report has re-emphasised the potential of district hospitals within selective PHC activities. We have estimated the likely impact of in-patient care offered by a rural district hospital on...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
Journal:
African journal of health sciences
Volume:
1
Issue:
2
Pages:
71-75
Publication date:
1994-05-05
ISSN:
1022-9272
URN:
uuid:2a525af3-ef33-4796-ac30-47accc4cc83d
Source identifiers:
102256
Local pid:
pubs:102256
Language:
English

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