volume 25, issue 3, P485-498 2011
DOI: 10.1016/j.idc.2011.05.002
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Anvar Velji

Abstract: Chronic and infectious diseases, including health care-associated infections and tropical diseases, represent a large portion of the global health burden. Solutions need to be found while addressing other health priorities identified by the Millennium Development Goals. A number of organizations and initiatives have been created to meet this need. Developing countries in Latin America and several African countries are taking a larger role in the development of robust health systems, capacity building, and educ…

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