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Spatial modelling of healthcare utilisation for treatment of fever in Namibia.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Health care utilization is affected by several factors including geographic accessibility. Empirical data on utilization of health facilities is important to understanding geographic accessibility and defining health facility catchments at a national level. Accurately defining catchment population improves the analysis of gaps in access, commodity needs and interpretation of disease incidence. Here, empirical household survey data on treatment seeking for fever were used to model...

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10.1186/1476-072x-11-6

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Alegana, VA More by this author
Wright, JA More by this author
Pentrina, U More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
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Journal:
International journal of health geographics
Volume:
11
Issue:
1
Pages:
6
Publication date:
2012
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EISSN:
1476-072X
ISSN:
1476-072X
URN:
uuid:9b17788f-eef0-4609-8e6c-1d78732f1780
Source identifiers:
316278
Local pid:
pubs:316278

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