TITLE

Investment in international health will pay massive dividend: WHO

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Patrick
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/5/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 3, p361
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a report from the World Health Organization's Commission on Macroeconomics and Health which states that an increase in medical spending by billions of dollars in developing countries would yield a large return. How longer life and improved health will result in greater productivity; Suggestion that developed countries would contribute part of the money and developing countries would provide additional support by reprioritizing their budgets.
ACCESSION #
6073893

 

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