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When is Access to Health Care Equal-Some Public Policy Issues

When is Access to Health Care Equal?
Some Public Policy Issues The purpose of public policy, both in market and non-market economies has always been to reduce barriers in access to health care. To achieve this purpose, it has to address certain questions: What does equality of access to health care mean? What can be done to promote equality of access, however it may be defined?

Medical Policy in Colonial Bengal

Medical Policy in Colonial Bengal V R Muraleedharan Imperialism and Medicine in Bengal: A Socio-Historical Perspective by Ptoonam Bala; Saw Publications, New Delhi, 1991; pp 174, Rs 185 (hardback).

Professionalising Medical Practice in Colonial South-India

Colonial South-India V R Muraleedharan In the history of health care in colonial India, the licentiates of western medicine played an important role, particularly during the last 25 years of their existence. An inquiry into their history gives interesting insights into many important features of the health policy in colonial India.


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