The need for development assistance for health in the eastern European Region

McKee, Martin
December 2005
Bulletin of the World Health Organization;Dec2005, Vol. 83 Issue 12, p883
Academic Journal
The article presents information on the poor condition of the health care system in the Eastern European region. It requires developmental assistance to elevate the health condition of the people inhabiting the region . The period 1950-80 has seen a massive increase in human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immune deficiency syndrome. Therefore, to fight with these health-related problems, the eastern European region needs some developmental assistance from its eastern counterpart.


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