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Nuancing the need for speed: temporal health system strengthening in low-income countries.

Bashford, Tom, Joannides, Alexis, Phuyal, Kamal, Bhatta, Santosh, Mytton, Julie, Harrison, Robert and Hutchinson, Peter (2019) 'Nuancing the need for speed: temporal health system strengthening in low-income countries.'. British Medical Journal (BMJ), Vol 4, Issue 4, e001816.

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Delays in receiving care are of particular relevance to time-critical pathologies, for which quality of care and timely access are fundamentally interlinked.

Characterising and improving delays in a health system are complex, and require both quantitative and qualitative understanding.

There is mutual benefit to collaboration across clinical, academic and geographical areas of interest in order to understand and reduce delays in accessing care.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: W General Medicine. Health Professions > Health Services. Patients and Patient Advocacy > W 84 Health services. Delivery of health care
WA Public Health > WA 30 Socioeconomic factors in public health (General)
WA Public Health > Health Problems of Special Population Groups > WA 395 Health in developing countries
Faculty: Department: Biological Sciences > Department of Tropical Disease Biology
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Depositing User: Mary Creegan
Date Deposited: 02 Sep 2019 14:23
Last Modified: 04 Sep 2019 15:47


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