Search for dissertations about: "Thanh Nguyen Xuan"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Thanh Nguyen Xuan.

  1. 1. The injury poverty trap in rural Vietnam causes, consequences and possible solutions

    University dissertation from Umeå : Folkhälsa och klinisk medicin

    Author : Thanh Nguyen Xuan; Umeå universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; unintentional injury; poverty; out-of-pocket payment; health insurance; Vietnam; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Public health science; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Folkhälsovetenskap;

    Abstract : The focus of this study is the vicious circle of poverty and ill-health. The case is injuries but it could have been any lasting and severe disease. Poverty and health have very close links to economic development and to how health care is financed. Out-of-pocket payment seems to increase the risk of poverty while prepaid health care reduces it. READ MORE