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Has India's national rural health mission reduced inequities in maternal health services? A pre-post repeated cross-sectional study

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In 2005, India launched the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) to strengthen the primary healthcare system. NRHM also aims to encourage pregnant women, particularly of low socioeconomic backgrounds, to use institutional maternal healthcare. We evaluated the impacts of NRHM on socioeconomic inequities in the uptake of institutional delivery and antenatal care (ANC) across high-focus (deprived) Indian states.Data from District Level Household and Facility Surveys (DLHS) Rounds 1 (1995-99) and...

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10.1093/heapol/czw100

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Stuckler, D
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Health policy and Planning Journal website
Publication date:
2016-08-10
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1460-2237
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0268-1080
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pubs:640914
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uri:c98f5593-9851-43f1-a5b5-bd284ac36daa
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