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Health financing in Brazil, Russia and India: what role does the international community play?

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In this paper we examine whether Brazil, Russia and India have similar financing patterns to those observed globally. We assess how national health allocations compare with epidemiological estimates for burden of disease. We identify the major causes of burden of disease in each country, as well as the contribution HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria make to the total burden of disease estimates. We then use budgetary allocation information to assess the alignment of funding with burden of dis...

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10.1093/heapol/czq016

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Population Health
Role:
Author
Journal:
Health policy and planning
Volume:
26
Issue:
1
Pages:
12-24
Publication date:
2011-01-05
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EISSN:
1460-2237
ISSN:
0268-1080
URN:
uuid:ccd4ab78-7e19-42b8-b9d8-bd016dfd0eaa
Source identifiers:
196549
Local pid:
pubs:196549

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