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Trusting judges: a socio-legal inquiry about access to health care via litigation in Brazil

Abstract:

In 1988, the Brazilian Constitution enshrined in its text the right to universal health care, which formed the basis of the public health system, SUS. However, since the 90s the country observed an increasing trend of citizens starting legal action against the State to get access to drugs, treatments and medical devices not offered by SUS. The stark increase in successful health care cases is today a source of major concern. Against this backdrop, this thesis aims to understand what are th...

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Division:
SSD
Department:
Law
Sub department:
Socio-Legal Studies Centre
Oxford college:
Lincoln College
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ORCID:
0000-0001-8164-2715
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford

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