Health in fragile states

Brooke Benton, Jibril Handuleh, Katharine Harris, Mahiben Maruthappu, Preeti Patel, Brian Godman, Alexander E. Finlayson

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Abstract

The relationship between the security of a state and the health of its people is complex and multifaceted. Fragile states present unique challenges to health care systems.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)19-27
Number of pages9
JournalMedicine, Conflict and Survival
Volume30
Issue number1
Early online date24 Jan 2014
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2014

Keywords

  • developing country
  • disaster
  • Haiti
  • health care delivery
  • health care policy
  • health status
  • human
  • note
  • politics
  • poverty
  • violence
  • world health organization
  • delivery of health care
  • developing countries
  • disasters
  • health care reform
  • health policy
  • humans
  • WHO

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