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Health, nutrition, and population in Madagascar, 2000-09 [electronic resource] / [edited by] Maryanne Sharp, Ioana Kruse.

World Bank. (Author). Sharp, Maryanne. (Added Author). Kruse, Ioana. (Added Author). ebrary, Inc. (Added Author).
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Subject: Health status indicators > Madagascar.
Medical care > Madagascar.
Nutrition > Madagascar.
Madagascar > Statistics, Medical.

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  • Physical Description: xxii, 153 p. : ill., map.
  • Publisher: Washington D.C. : International Bank for Reconstruction and Development/World Bank, c2011.

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General Note: The full report was prepared and edited by Maryanne Sharp and Ioana Kruse.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Country and sector context -- Objectives and organization of the country status report -- Available data and reports -- Demographic trends -- Child health -- Maternal health -- Nutritional status of children and women -- Other communicable diseases contributing to mortality and morbidity in Madagascar -- Non-communicable diseases -- Meeting the millennium development goals (MDGS) -- Behaviors and interventions affecting child health -- Community factors and behaviors affecting nutritional status of children -- Maternal health and reproductive health -- Communicable diseases -- Health care access and utilization by the poor -- Sector organization -- Quality of services -- Financing of the health sector -- Equity of health spending -- Efficiency issues of health spending -- Scope for creating fiscal space -- Potential impact of the crisis on the health sector -- The importance of accountability for health -- Governance and accountability in the Malagasy context.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2013. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.

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