International Journal for Equity in Health
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Open Access journal
ISSN (Print) 1475-9276
Published by Biomed Central Ltd. [287 journals]
- Inequalities in health care utilization for common childhood illnesses in
Ethiopia: evidence from the 2011 Ethiopian Demographic and Health Survey
Authors: Asmamaw Atnafu Ayalneh; Dagnachew Muluye Fetene Tae Jin Lee
Abstract: Globally, 5.9 million children under the age of five died in 2015. More than half and almost one-third of those deaths occurred in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, respectively. Diarrhea and Pneumonia, which...
- Mainstreaming gender and promoting intersectionality in Papua New
Guinea’s health policy: a triangulated analysis applying data-mining and
content analytic techniques
Authors: G. Lamprell; J. Braithwaite
Abstract: Gender mainstreaming is an approach to policy and planning that emphasizes equality between the sexes. It is the stated policy for gender equity in Papua New Guinea’s (PNG) health sector, as well as all other ...
- Analysis of inequality in maternal and child health outcomes and mortality
from 2000 to 2013 in China
Authors: Yanting Li; Yimin Zhang, Shuai Fang, Shanshan Liu, Xinyu Liu, Ming Li, Hong Liang Hua Fu
Abstract: Inequality in maternal and child health seriously hinders the overall improvement of health, which is a concern in both the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Healthy China 2030. However, ...
- Influence maternal background has on children’s mental health
Authors: Elena Arroyo-Borrell; Gemma Renart, Carme Saurina Marc Saez
Abstract: In this paper, we aim to discern how a mother’s health and her socioeconomic determinants may influence her children’s mental health. In addition to this, we also evaluate the influence of other household char...
- Determinants of village doctors’ job satisfaction under China’s health
sector reform: a cross-sectional mixed methods study
Authors: Tongtong Li; Trudy Lei, Fiona Sun Zheng Xie
Abstract: To strengthen rural health workforce, the Chinese government has launched a series of policies to promote the job satisfaction of village doctors since the health sector reform. The purpose of this mixed-metho...